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# aboriginal - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

Climbing Australia's Uluru will be be banned in two years' time

The site is sacred to the native Aboriginal owners, the Anangu.

# aboriginal - Saturday 16 September, 2017

Another town scraps Australia Day, as politician compares it to celebrating Holocaust

The annual holiday commemorates the arrival of the country’s first British settlers in 1788.

# aboriginal - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

Australian placenames containing racist n-word are to be replaced with new names

Ten towns in Queensland are set to be renamed.

# aboriginal - Tuesday 3 November, 2015

Man survived six days without food or water in Australian outback by copying Bear Grylls

Reg Foggerdy ate ants for sustenance during the ordeal.

# aboriginal - Sunday 27 January, 2013

Australian academic proposes adoption of new national flag

John Blaxland reckons his proposed flag could replace three different flags currently in use in Australia.

# aboriginal - Thursday 20 September, 2012

Australia shelves Aboriginal referendum

The country said there was not enough public support for the move, which would have recognised Australia’s original inhabitants in the constitution for the first time.

# aboriginal - Thursday 26 January, 2012

Video: Australian PM Julia Gillard trapped by angry protesters Australia This post contains videos

Video: Australian PM Julia Gillard trapped by angry protesters

The PM was at an Australia Day event with opposition leader Tony Abbott, who has been criticised by Aboriginal activists for his comments on the Tent Embassy.