We protect our Country through our rights


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Right now, Murrawah is in Munich, calling on the CEO of Siemens to respect our right to protect our lands and waters.  When our rights are denied, Country suffers. So we have challenged international German tech company Siemens AG to suspend its contract with Adani and meet with our representatives.  Without Siemens, Adani doesn’t have a working rail line. So […]

February 4, 2020

We are not just on the frontline… we are the frontline


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The Wangan Jagalingou Council has been at the forefront of efforts to stop the Adani Carmichael mine. Our ancestral lands and waters stand to be destroyed by this mega-mine. Our laws and culture are under sustained attack. As the First Nations people of Wangan and Jagalingou country, we are not just on the frontline… we are […]

November 13, 2019

Defending our people, our rights and our country


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Friends, the moment that threatened us has come, and we need you with us.  In a shameful act, the Queensland Government has extinguished our land rights over Wangan and Jagalingou Country, ignoring our refusal to give our consent to Adani.  Our homelands and waters, the fate of our sacred Springs, and our ceremonial grounds, are now officially […]

September 1, 2019

Canavan takes cheap shots at the UN for Adani


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 STATEMENT Tuesday 5 February 2019 Minister Matt Canavan running a protection racket for Adani, takes cheap shots at the United Nations FOR DAYS we’ve been entertained by the spectacle of Resources Minister Matt Canavan running a protection racket for Adani, while taking cheap shots at the UN Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. A letter […]

February 5, 2019

The Path of resistance – Public Event


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The Path of resistance First Nations solidarity and the Wangan & Jagalingou Traditional Owners’ fight for their future   PUBLIC EVENT 6:30 Pm to 8:00 PM, 16th JULY 2018 State Library of Queensland, Auditorium 1, Level 2, Stanley Place, South Brisbane    This public event is hosted by the Wangan and Jagalingou Traditional Owners Council […]

July 11, 2018

High noon in the Galilee


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Wangan and Jagalingou law and order By Adrian Burragubba Published as the Prologue to The Coal Truth: The fight to stop Adani, defeat the big polluters and reclaim our democracy, by David Ritter. June 2018 I AM A WANGAN AND JAGALINGOU PERSON. I learnt the ways of my people from my father and my older […]

May 24, 2018