Invasion Day 2017

Tuesday, 31 January 2017 - 2:15pm
Michaela Stubbs, Kerri Lee Harding and Corey Green

From 11-4pm on Thursday 26 January 2017 3CR broadcast the voices of protest on 'Australia Day'. The chant of 'no pride in genocide' rang out through Melbourne city and across the airwaves, while from Redfern, Sydney, we brought you some of the day's speeches, poems and songs.

Live broadcast from the Melbourne Invasion Day rally. Vox pops and speakers including Celeste Liddle, Yarramum Conole, Talgium 'Choco' Edwards, and Aretha Brown. Presenters Kerri Lee Harding and Annie McLoughlin. Listen now.

Ken Canning's speech from the 2017 Invasion Day rally and march held in Redfern, Sydney. Producer Gem Romuld. Listen now.

Laura Lyons' speech from Invasion Day 2017 in Redfern, Sydney. Producer Gem Romuld. Listen now.

Poem by Lizzie Jarrett recorded at Invasion Day rally 2017 in Redfern, Sydney. Producer Gem Romuld. Listen now.

Song by Nathan Leslie recorded at Invasion Day 2017 in Redfern, Sydney. Producer Gem Romuld. Listen now.

Survival Day 2012
Friday
This annual broadcast by 3CR's Indigenous broadcasters marks Australia's Invasion Day. Indigenous activists have broadcast at 3CR from the year 3CR began in1976. Tune in on 26 January each year and hear the truth about 3CR's colonial past and the current campaigns to right past wrongs.

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Episodes

Invasion Day 2020

21 Jan 2020
We marked Invasion Day with special programming and live coverage of the Melbourne rally. Across seven hours, our programming revealed the real history of Australia, cover local and interstate events and rallies, demanded justice and celebrated the survival and culture of Aboriginal people.

Invasion Day 2019

19 Dec 2018
Every year 3CR marks Invasion Day with special programming that gives voice to the ongoing struggle for land justice in this country. Our shows cover the real history of Australia, cross to local events and rallies around town, and celebrate the survival and culture of Aboriginal people. Always was, always will be, Aboriginal land – Abolish Australia Day!

Invasion Day 2018

26 Jan 2018
This year we mark Invasion Day with 6 hours of special programming from 10 am – 4 pm on Friday 26 January.

Invasion Day 2017

31 Jan 2017
On-air commemoration for Invasion Day rally 2017. Includes coverage of the Melbourne rally as well as songs, speeches and poems from Redfern in Sydney.