WGAR News: Walkatjurra Walkabout's last newsletter for the year

Newsletter date: 26 September 2015; last updated 3:15pm AEST


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* Update: Walkatjurra Walkabout: The end of another year

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'Walkatjurra Walkabout - Walking for Country'


"2015 Walkatjurra Walkabout Dates: 16th August -19th September ... "

"Walking for country is to reconnect people with land and culture. The Walkatjurra Walkabout is a pilgrimage across Wangkatja country in the spirit of our ancestors so together, we as present custodians, can protect our land and our culture for future generations. My people have resisted destructive mining on our land and our sacred sites for generations. For over forty years we have fought to stop uranium mining at Yeelirrie, we stopped the removal of sacred stones from Weebo and for the last twenty years we have stopped destruction of 200 sites at Yakabindie. ... " Kado Muir, Traditional Owner, Yeelirrie

- Update

Walkatjurra Walkabout: The end of another year
26 Sep 15: " ... Well that’s another year of the Walkatjurra Walkabout, for me it was a really inspiring group of people and one of the best walks. But it is far more that just walking, so I would like to take this time to thank the too numerous to mention, ... To all those who read the updates and posted online, to those who came from Australia and overseas, to the Aboriginal people of the region and through out Australia and the world who are striving for a future free from the nuclear industry and to all the walkers be they there for a day or a month, I would like to extend my deepest respect and love. We will continue to walk for a nuclear free world, one step at a time, and one story at a time, together we can create the change." Yours in peace and solidarity, Bilbo Taylor

- facebook updates

Walkatjurra Walkabout - Walking for Country, facebook

- Background

WGAR News: 'Walkatjurra Walkabout - Walking for Country' - Wiluna to Leonora - 16th August - 19th September 2015

WGAR News: Walkatjurra Walkabout.. Week one on the road: Marcus Atkinson, Walkatjurra Walkabout Crew

WGAR News: Walkatjurra Walkabout update: Week two on the road: walking on the special red-earth country of the Northern Goldfields

WGAR News: Statement from Taiwan Nuclear Free Movement to Walkatjurra Walkabout: Coalition of Taitung Communities Against Nuclear Waste - Green Citizen's Action Alliance

WGAR News: Walkatjurra Walkabout completes 5th walk against uranium mining in West Australia

WGAR Background to the Aboriginal Sovereignty Movement
(last updated: 19 September 2015)

WGAR Background Info Web-Pages
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