Nance Haxton

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Growing calls for better recognition of "what blackbirding really was"

Support is growing for better recognition of Australian South Sea Islanders.

Songs of mission days revived in special project

A rare collection of early Australian Indigenous folk songs is providing a valuable insight into our history. The Mission Songs project, curated by singer Jessie Lloyd, is bringing together songs from the Aboriginal mission days, making sure they're not lost or forgotten. She's performing them...
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Transgender children know identity from a young age and need more support

In Queensland there's a growing push for better understanding and support for transgender children in the education system. Parents of children who identify as gender diverse have now formed a support group in hopes of gaining better treatment and thereby reducing bullying and mental illness...