Tunnerminnerwait and Maulboyheenner Commemoration

Wednesday, 6 February 2019 - 3:35pm

On Sunday 20 January 3CR broadcast live from the commemoration of the two freedom fighters Tunnerminnerwait and Maulboyheenner who were executed 177 years ago.

Every year, the Tunnerminnerwait and Maulboyheenner Commemoration Committee hold a public ceremony to honour all the aboriginal people who during the colonisation process, have been killed for protecting their lands, their families, their culture and a way of life they had practised for over 40,000 years. The commemoration will take place at the Tunnerminnerwait & Maulboyheenner monument on the corner of Victoria and Franklin Streets, Melbourne.

Speakers in order of appearance:  Joseph Toscano, Les Thomas, N'arweet Carolyn Briggs, Cathy Oke, Rohan Leppert, Robert Thorpe, Jacob Rumbiak and more.

Occupy Melbourne
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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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Tunnerminnerwait and Maulboyheenner Commemoration

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