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National Sorry Day

Observed annually on 26 May, National Sorry Day remembers and acknowledges the mistreatment of many Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people being forcibly removed from their families and communities, which we now know as the Stolen Generation.
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Key milestone reached for protection of Exmouth Gulf

Today the State Government announced it has signed an Indigenous Land Use Agreement with Nganhurra Thanardi Garrbu Aboriginal Corporation, paving the way for the creation of Giralia National Park, and Boologooro Nature Reserve, key parts of the Government's Plan for Our Parks initiative.

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