Aboriginal flag flies on top of the Sydney Harbour Bridge

Title:
Aboriginal flag flies on top of the Sydney Harbour Bridge
NFSA ID:
1115279
Year:
2013
Courtesy:
Seven Network
Category:
WARNING: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander viewers are advised that the following program may contain images and/or audio of deceased persons
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In this short clip Weekend Sunrise presenter Jessica Rowe does a round-up of events happening around Australia in connection with Australia Day.

This clip depicts the first time the Aboriginal flag was raised next to the Australian flag on the Sydney Harbour Bridge. You can read more about what this meant to proud Kamilaroi yinarr (woman), young entrepreneur and activist Cheree Toka in her article about the 50th anniversary of the flying of the Aboriginal flag.

This edition of Weekend Sunrise was broadcast live on 26 January 2013.

 

Presenter:
Jessica Rowe