Lake Tyers Campaign Continues

SBS Living BlackLake Tyers 'Restore the Limited Autonomy'
on Living Black - SBS ONE
Sunday 8th May, 4:30pm
Repeats: Monday 12:30am & 5:30pm, Tuesday & Friday 3pm on SBS ONE. Monday 6pm on SBS TWO
Loss of Trust

Lake Tyers community fight for self government

ABC TV's '7.30 Vic' (formally 'Stateline') reported on the Lake Tyers Campaign on Friday night, 8th April 2011. At the point of posting this 'youtube' video link there was no transcript available. See comments for Interview Links

 Lake Tyers Land Rights Fight ABC 7.30 Vic Video Report


Submitted by Treaty Republic

Submitted by Treaty Republic user

Hi there,
There are 2 recent interviews with Lake Tyers blockade spokesperson, Leanne Edwards.
The links to the interviews are below,
WGAR News Editor

3CR Community Radio 855 AM - Podcasts
Women on the Line | 5 Apr 2011
[download the program]
5 Apr 11: "This week we take a look at Indigenous resistance, the fight for country and autonomy – we speak to Leanne Edwards from the Lake Tyres Indigenous community in East Gippsland where a blockade has been established to prevent a government appointed administrator from entering the land. And we delve into the archives to hear from Eileen Wingfield and Nina Brown about the successful Irati Wanti campaign against a nuclear waste dump."

Indigenous radio station 98.9FM Brisbane
Let's Talk - Indigenous presented talkback:
24 Mar 11: "Leanne Edwards: Karen Dorante spoke with Lake Tyers Women's spokesperson, Leanne Edwards. They spoke about Indigenous women from the community of Lake Tyers, in East Gippsland, Victoria, who have been holding a blockade against the state government's self-imposed rule over their community."
Listen to this interview on-line:

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