Welcome to my home

Australia, 1984

Film
Welcome to my home | Comalco Ltd | 1984 | ACMI collection

Traces the history of the Aboriginal people of Weipa South since the time white men first arrived in 1606. The early influence of church and government is shown using historic footage and interviews with Aboriginal community leaders. Examines Aboriginal life there today and the interaction with the European settlement, which was established at Weipa to mine the bauxite deposit.

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Credits

production company

Telemission

Comalco Ltd

Duration

00:43:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1984

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