Content tagged with Sport

Australian Aboriginal Studies: Issue 2, 2017

Abstracts How kinship structures have been adapted to allow continued descent of rights and interests in north-western Victoria — Michael P O’Kane...

Publication or resource - 9 Jul 2018

Australian Aboriginal Studies: Issue 1, 2017

Abstracts Photoyarn: Aboriginal and Mãori girls’ researching contemporary boarding school experiences — Jessa Rogers Abstract: Few studies...

Publication or resource - 9 Jul 2018

Black Pearls showcases the strength, resilience and achievement of our Aboriginal and Islander sporting stars

New publication Black Pearls: The Aboriginal and Islander Sports Hall of Fame was launched by the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres...

News - 17 May 2018

Black Pearls: The Aboriginal and Islander Sports Hall of Fame

Evonne Goolagong, Cathy Freeman, Nova Peris, Lionel Rose, Artie Beetson and Polly Farmer are just a few of our Australian sporting heroes who,...

Publication or resource - 12 Apr 2018

The AFL's Aboriginal Origins

“In playing a game at ball which they kicked about - the different totems present two different sides and there were men and women on each side eg...

Blog post - 26 May 2017

Australian Aboriginal Studies: Issue 2, 2014

Abstracts for Issue 1, 2014 The astronomy of the Kamilaroi and Euahlayi peoples and their neighbours Robert S Fuller, Ray P Norris and Michelle...

Publication or resource - 21 Jul 2015

Australian Aboriginal Studies: Issue 2, 2009

Abstracts for Issue 2, 2009 Darkness and a little light: ‘Race’ and sport in Australia Colin Tatz (AIATSIS & Australian National University)...

Publication or resource - 15 Feb 2015

Sunny and the Dark Horse

This is the story of an Aboriginal stockman and his family and their growing passion for 'picnic racing' on bush tracks in New South Wales....

Publication or resource - 12 Feb 2015

Our Stories are our Survival

Summary Our stories are our survival centres on the continuity of Wiradjuri culture. It is a celebration of storytelling and the joys of life...

Publication or resource - 29 Jan 2015

Aborigines and the 'Sport of Kings': Aboriginal jockeys in Australian racing history (Third edition)

Summary Coming from an Aboriginal family involved in racing, John Maynard has always know there have been more Aboriginal jockeys contributing to...

Publication or resource - 23 Jan 2015

Learning The Ropes: The life story of a 'King of Knockouts'

Summary From the lean and terrifying days of the Depression in rural New South Wales to the exhilaration and excess of Australian boxing in the...

Publication or resource - 20 Jan 2015

Bush Toys: Aboriginal children at play

Summary From spears, shields and throwing sticks to hockey, marbles and fireworks, this beautifully illustrated and cleverly structured book...

Publication or resource - 20 Jan 2015

Black Gold: The Aboriginal and Islander Sports Hall of Fame

Summary Beautifully illustrated with black and white photographs, Black gold showcases our Olympic heroes, superb sportswomen, football...

Publication or resource - 20 Jan 2015

Entries now open for 2015 Stanner Award

Inscribed statuette (a glass eel trap) specially created for the Stanner Award by Jenni Kemarre Martiniello, winner of the National Aboriginal and...

News - 12 Dec 2014

Legends: The AFL Indigenous team of the century

Summary Indigenous Australians have given us some of our greatest football champions. With names like Farmer, Winmar, Long, Rioli and Goodes, the...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014

Our Stories are our Survival

Our stories are our survival centres on the continuity of Wiradjuri culture. It is a celebration of storytelling and the joys of life within an...

Publication or resource - 3 Dec 2014