2020 live broadcast Tunnerminnerwait and Maulboyheenner

Wednesday, 29 January 2020 - 5:18pm
Jeanette Rowe opening the 2020 Tunnerminnerwait & Maulboyheenner Commemoration

On Monday 20 January for 3CR broadcast live from the commemoration of the two freedom fighters - Tunnerminnerwait and Maulboyheenner - who were executed 178 years ago.

The Tunnerminnerwait and Maulboyheenner Commemoration Committee held a public ceremony at the Tunnerminnerwait & Maulboyheenner monument on the corner of Victoria and Franklin Streets, Melbourne to honour all indigenous people who have suffered under the ongoing colonisation process.  

Speakers in order of appearance:   Joe Toscano (MC), Jeanette Rowe (Boonwurrung), Robbie Thorpe (Gunai Kurnai), Les Thomas (musician), Lidia Thorpe (Gunai Kurnai), Cathy Oake (Greens Councillor), Porobibi (West Papuan student activist),  Peter (musician) and Larry (Pangerang). 

Links:  Pay the Rent, Stop Black Deaths in Custody.

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3CR has a long history of presenting live coverage of union and social justice protests, blockades and occupations including the Honeymoom Mine occupation, the nurses dispute (including the 2012 nurses dispute), the MUA picket, the S11 World Economic Forum protests, Occupy Melbourne and more recently the TAFE4ALL campaign.

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2020 live broadcast Tunnerminnerwait and Maulboyheenner

29 Jan 2020
A live broadcast from the commemoration of the two freedom fighters - Tunnerminnerwait and Maulboyheenner - who were executed 178 years ago.

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Interviews and updates from the campaign to protect Djab Wurrung country from destruction for the Western Highway extension.

Tunnerminnerwait and Maulboyheenner Commemoration

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Annual, 20 January, live broadcast from the Tunnerminnerwait and Maulboyheenner memorial.