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The Story of Kokoda

This poem was written my Harrison McLeod of Brighton Secondary School, and originally performed at their March to Kokoda Concert.

See cause we've been put down
Every since they reached our ground
We taught them our ways
For countless days
But as soon as they knew enough
They decided to reveal their bluff

Friends we were no longer
And now they were here to warmonger
Our land and our place
Our culture they defaced

But when the war began
Our ancestors... Read More

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NRW - Let’s take the next steps

Reconciliation Australia has released the theme for NRW 2017: Let’s Take the next Steps.

This year's poster is now available, and we encourage you to download, print and display it to help promote National Reconciliation Week 2017 to your students, colleagues and friends. Further updated resources will be available on the Reconciliation... Read More

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Private Miller Mack Returns to Country

Almost a century after he was buried in an unmarked pauper’s grave in Adelaide, Private Miller Mack will be returned to his home at Raukkan. His original gravesite is only metres away from the formal AIF cemetery and his fellow servicemen at West Terrace.

Pte. Mack will be reinterred on his country on Friday 24th March. His descendants and the Aboriginal Veterans SA (AVSA) especially want to invite the Aboriginal community and Aboriginal Veterans to attend this overdue recognition... Read More

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Opening the Conversation

Opening the Conversation about appropriate access to mainstream health services for Aboriginal people

Opening the Conversation is a collaborative project between Reconciliation SA, The University of South Australia and two fourth year Occupational Therapists, Nadia and Amanda. This community driven project aims to begin to understand systemic racism in the mainstream healthcare system and how this impacts healthcare accessibility... Read More

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2017 Apology T-Shirt Available for Pre-order

Reconciliation SA's 2017 Apology T-shirt is now available for pre-order in a bold new colour! The T-shirts will also be available for purchase at our Apology Breakfast, to be held on Monday 13th February. Stock is limited, so don't miss out!

The front design features the music sticks, "Timpilypa", painted by the elders... Read More

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