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Indigenous

This category contains the public monuments and memorials which have been erected to commemorate indigenous individuals. 

​( WARNING : Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that this website may contain images or names of deceased persons in photographs, or website content.

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"Mum Shirl"
"Mum Shirl"
Address: 117 Redfern Street , St Vincent De Paul Catholic Church
City/Town: Redfern
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
"Mum Shirl"
"Mum Shirl"
Address: 117 Redfern Street , St Vincent De Paul Catholic Church
City/Town: Redfern
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Agnes Edwards
Agnes Edwards
Address: Coronation Avenue, Swan Hill Cemetery
City/Town: Swan Hill
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Alan William Claudie
Alan William Claudie
Address: Maathvy Street
City/Town: Lockhart River
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Albert Namatjira
Albert Namatjira
Address: Memorial Avenue, Pioneer Cemetery
City/Town: Alice Springs
State: NT
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Albert Namatjira
Albert Namatjira
Address: Larapinta Drive
City/Town: Hermannsburg
State: NT
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Aunty Ida West
Aunty Ida West
Address: Port Davies Road, Wybalenna Mission Chapel, Aunty Ida West Healing Garden
City/Town: Emita
State: TAS
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Barak
Barak
Address: Maroondah Highway, Hughes Park
City/Town: Croydon
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Barak
Barak
Address: 2 Watt Street, Aboriginal Advancement League Centre
City/Town: Thornbury
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Barak
Barak
Address: Badger Creek Road, Healesville Sanctuary
City/Town: Badger Creek
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Bennyowlee Grave Site
Bennyowlee Grave Site
Address: Joondalup Drive and Ocean Reef Road
City/Town: Woodvale
State: WA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Bernard Namok Senior
Bernard Namok Senior
Address: Aplin Road, Thursday Island Cemetery
City/Town: Thursday Island
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Bernard Namok Senior
Bernard Namok Senior
Address: Victoria Parade
City/Town: Thursday Island
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Billy Noongale
Billy Noongale
Address: Vincent Street, Cemetery
City/Town: Beverley
State: WA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Buckawall
Buckawall
Address: Lady Bay
City/Town: Warrnambool
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Bungaree
Bungaree
Address: Bush Street, Lighthouse
City/Town: Norah Head
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Centenary of Yarri`s Death
Centenary of Yarri`s Death
Address: Homer Street, Gundagai Historical Museum
City/Town: Gundagai
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Charles Perkins
Charles Perkins
Address: Belgrave Street , Kempsey Swimming Pool
City/Town: Kempsey
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Charley Tara
Charley Tara
Address: 83 Orchard Street, Taralga Historical Society Museum
City/Town: Taralga
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Charlie Carter
Charlie Carter
Address: Lake Tyers Aboriginal Settlement
City/Town: Lake Tyers
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Charlie Sappie
Charlie Sappie
Address: 49 Knight Terrace
City/Town: Denham
State: WA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Charlie Wandi
Charlie Wandi
Address: Railway Parade, Cemetery, John Curtin Avenue, Salvation Army BA599
City/Town: Karrakatta
State: WA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Dabad`s Monument
Dabad`s Monument
Address: Badog Beach
City/Town: Darnley (Erub) Island
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Derrimut
Derrimut
Address: Melbourne General Cemetery
City/Town: Parkville
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Dhakiyarr Wirrpanda
Dhakiyarr Wirrpanda
Address: Mitchell Street, Outside Parliament House
City/Town: Darwin
State: NT
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Dolly Bonson
Dolly Bonson
Address: Stuart Highway , Elsey Cemetery, Signposted Turnoff south of Mataranka
City/Town: Mataranka
State: NT
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Doolin Memorial
Doolin Memorial
Address: Doolins Road, River Bank, Kameruka Estate
City/Town: Kameruka
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Eddie Koiko Mabo
Eddie Koiko Mabo
Address: James Cook Drive, James Cook University
City/Town: Douglas
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Eddie Koiko Mabo
Eddie Koiko Mabo
Address: James Cook Drive, James Cook University
City/Town: Douglas
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Eddie Koiko Mabo
Eddie Koiko Mabo
Address: Dean & Palmer Streets, Central Park
City/Town: South Townsville
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Elizabeth & Henry McCrae
Elizabeth & Henry McCrae
Address: Otway Road, Warrnambool Cemetery, Presbyterian section Row 22 Grave No.41
City/Town: Warrnambool
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Evelyn Scott (Women Artwork)
Evelyn Scott (Women Artwork)
Address: King Edward Terrace, Reconciliation Place
City/Town: Parkes
State: ACT
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Faith Bandler (Women Artwork)
Faith Bandler (Women Artwork)
Address: King Edward Terrace, Reconciliation Place
City/Town: Parkes
State: ACT
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Frank Wilson
Frank Wilson
Address: Doveton Street North & Norman Street, Block C Wesleyan, Ballarat New Cemetery
City/Town: Ballarat North
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Freddie Clarence Moses Retail Store
Freddie Clarence Moses Retail Store
Address: Ilway Street
City/Town: Lockhart River
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Georde
Georde
Address: Jamieson Street & Hopetoun Road
City/Town: Ravensthorpe
State: WA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
George Humes
George Humes
Address: Archibald & Winnacott Streets , George Humes Park
City/Town: Willagee
State: WA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
George Winjan`s Grave
George Winjan`s Grave
Address: Pinjarra Road & Sholl Street, Christ Church Cemetery
City/Town: Mandurah
State: WA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Gordon Peter
Gordon Peter
Address: Knight Terrace, Gordon Peter Park
City/Town: Denham
State: WA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Graham Grogan
Graham Grogan
Address: The Esplanade
City/Town: Cairns
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Harry Doyle
Harry Doyle
Address: Martyn & Anderson Streets, Cemetery
City/Town: Cairns
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Harry Nanya
Harry Nanya
Address: 112 Beverley Street, Old Wentworth Gaol
City/Town: Wentworth
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Hector Chapman
Hector Chapman
Address: Riverview Road, Hector Chapman Park
City/Town: Riverview
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Horace (Horrie) Hill
Horace (Horrie) Hill
Address: Townley Street , Horrie Hill Reserve
City/Town: Armadale
State: WA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Jack Jugarie
Jack Jugarie
Address: Great Northern Highway, Memorial Park
City/Town: Halls Creek
State: WA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Jackey Jackey
Jackey Jackey
Address: Airport Road, Bamaga Airport
City/Town: Bamaga
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Jean (Lane) Cliteur
Jean (Lane) Cliteur
Address: 11 Carrington Street (Kidman Way), Waddi Housing & Advancement Corporation
City/Town: Darlington Point
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Jerry Wasiu
Jerry Wasiu
Address: Wasiu Street
City/Town: Bamaga
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Jimmy Crow
Jimmy Crow
Address: New England Highway, Centenary Park
City/Town: Crows Nest
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Jimmy Little
Jimmy Little
Address: Fox Street (Castlereagh Highway) , Alex Trevallion Rotary Park
City/Town: Walgett
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Jimmy Little
Jimmy Little
Address: Kable Avenue, Bicentennial Park
City/Town: Tamworth
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Joe Wally
Joe Wally
Address: South Western Highway, Cantwell Park
City/Town: Pinjarra
State: WA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
John Allen (Bullum)
John Allen (Bullum)
Address: Mundoolun Church Road, Mundoolun Anglican Cemetery
City/Town: Mundoolun
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Johnny Grey (Pannican)
Johnny Grey (Pannican)
Address: Memorial Drive & Parsons Street, Kalgoorlie-Boulder Cemetery
City/Town: Kalgoorlie
State: WA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Jomen Tamwoy
Jomen Tamwoy
Address: Tamwoy Street
City/Town: Injinoo
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Jupiter Mosman
Jupiter Mosman
Address: Anne Street, Lissner Park
City/Town: Charters Towers
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Jupiter Mosman
Jupiter Mosman
Address: Gregory Developmental Road (Lynd Highway) , Cemetery
City/Town: Charters Towers
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Kal-Ma-Kuta Memorial
Kal-Ma-Kuta Memorial
Address: Caboolture-Bribie Island Road, Median Strip
City/Town: Sandstone Point
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
King Billy Jagar
King Billy Jagar
Address: McLeod Street , Pioneer Cemetery
City/Town: Cairns
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
King Tattambo
King Tattambo
Address: Molka Station
City/Town: Molka
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
King Togee
King Togee
Address: Neilrex Road, 29 kilometres west of Coolah
City/Town: Coolah
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Last of the Nomads
Last of the Nomads
Address: Goldfields Highway
City/Town: Wiluna
State: WA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Lazarus Lamilami
Lazarus Lamilami
Address: Dripstone Road , Nungalinya College Chapel
City/Town: Nakara
State: NT
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Len Waters
Len Waters
Address: Inala Avenue & Gannet Street, Len Waters Place
City/Town: Inala
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Len Waters
Len Waters
Address: 26 Mount Street, Linton Retirement Village
City/Town: Yass
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Leonard Victor Waters Memorial Park
Leonard Victor Waters Memorial Park
Address: 117 Merriwa Street
City/Town: Boggabilla
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Les Humbert
Les Humbert
Address: Bullita/ Timber Creek Track
City/Town: Bullita Station
State: NT
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Leslie Taylor Memorial
Leslie Taylor Memorial
City/Town: Lake Mungo
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Loris Corowa
Loris Corowa
Address: 30 Dawson Road, Gladstone State High School
City/Town: Gladstone
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Louisa Briggs
Louisa Briggs
Address: Piccaninny Lane, Worawa College
City/Town: Healesville
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Louise Pepper Conolly
Louise Pepper Conolly
Address: Main Street
City/Town: Bairnsdale
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Lyle Roberts Senior
Lyle Roberts Senior
Address: Victoria Street, Wilsons River Walk, Heritage Park
City/Town: Lismore
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Mac `Jowley`
Mac `Jowley`
Address: Hopetoun Cemetery Road, Hopetoun Cemetery
City/Town: Hopetoun
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Mannalargenna
Mannalargenna
Address: Port Davies Road, Wybalenna Mission Site Cemetery
City/Town: Emita
State: TAS
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Maria Lock
Maria Lock
Address: Liverpool-Parramatta T-Way, Brickmakers Creek T-Way Station
City/Town: Liverpool
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Marjorie Phyllis Walford
Marjorie Phyllis Walford
Address: Castlereagh Highway
City/Town: Walgett
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Mary ‘Mullamer’ Graham
Mary ‘Mullamer’ Graham
Address: 21 Hutchinson Road, Gawler Health Service (Kalteeya Aboriginal health team)
City/Town: Gawler East
State: SA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Mary Jane Milawa
Mary Jane Milawa
Address: Wangaratta Road & Mason Street, Cemetery
City/Town: Wangaratta
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Mathinna
Mathinna
Address: Dunn & High Streets
City/Town: Mathinna
State: TAs
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Matthias Ulungura
Matthias Ulungura
Address: Wurrumiyanga
City/Town: Bathurst Island
State: NT
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Mogo`s Headstone
Mogo`s Headstone
Address: Church & Lennox Streets, Camperdown Memorial Rest Park
City/Town: Newtown
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Mokare - Man of Peace
Mokare -  Man of Peace
Address: York Street, Alison Hartman Gardens
City/Town: Albany
State: WA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Mugai Elu
Mugai Elu
Address: Tumema Street
City/Town: Seisia
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Mulga Fred
Mulga Fred
Address: Wawunna Road, Cemetery
City/Town: Horsham
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Murrumgunerrimin
Murrumgunerrimin
Address: Apsley - Natimuk Road, Apsley Cemetery
City/Town: Apsley
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Neville Bonner (Leadership Artwork)
Neville Bonner (Leadership Artwork)
Address: King Edward Terrace, Reconciliation Place
City/Town: Parkes
State: ACT
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Normanby Woman
Normanby Woman
Address: Charlotte & John Streets, Cooktown Cemetery
City/Town: Cooktown
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Old Joe
Old Joe
Address: Piggoreet West private property
City/Town: Piggoreet
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Paddy
Paddy
Address: Kotupna Homestead
City/Town: Kotupna
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Pastor Sir Douglas & Lady Gladys Nicholls
Pastor Sir Douglas & Lady Gladys Nicholls
Address: Spring Street, Parliament Gardens
City/Town: Melbourne
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Pemulwuy
Pemulwuy
Address: Lawson Crescent , Main Hall, National Museum of Australia
City/Town: Acton
State: ACT
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Private Tommy Purcell & Andrew Wilkie
Private Tommy Purcell & Andrew Wilkie
Address: 12 Railway Street, Mudgeeraba Memorial, Elsie Laver Park
City/Town: Mudgeeraba
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Pumpkin
Pumpkin
Address: Argyle Downs Station
City/Town: Lake Argyle
State: WA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Queen Ethel
Queen Ethel
Address: East Terrace & Watson Street, Visitor Information Shelter
City/Town: Kingston SE
State: SA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Quency Dilyan
Quency Dilyan
Address: Bannister-Marradong Road, 5km South of Boddington
City/Town: Boddington
State: WA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Red Kangaroo (Red Chief)
Red Kangaroo (Red Chief)
Address: 35-37 Abbott Street, New South Wales Government Offices
City/Town: Gunnedah
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Reg Saunders
Reg Saunders
Address: Lake Condah Mission
City/Town: Lake Condah
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Reg Saunders
Reg Saunders
Address: Cliff Street, Civic Centre
City/Town: Portland
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Robbie Hunter
Robbie Hunter
Address: The Esplanade, Cleve Gardens
City/Town: St Kilda
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Robbie Williams
Robbie Williams
Address: Mt Gravatt Outlook Drive
City/Town: Mount Gravatt
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Robert Corowa
Robert Corowa
Address: Terrace Street & Chinderah Road, Corowa Park
City/Town: Chinderah
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Ron ( Ranald ) Richards
Ron ( Ranald ) Richards
Address: 587 Ipswich-Boonah Road, Purga Mission Site
City/Town: Purga
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Samuel Isaacs
Samuel Isaacs
Address: Adelaide & Stanley Streets, Pioneer Cemetery
City/Town: Busselton
State: WA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Syd (Doc) Cunningham
Syd (Doc) Cunningham
Address: King Street , Footpath, near IGA supermarket
City/Town: Newtown
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Thomas (Tom) Dillon
Thomas (Tom) Dillon
Address: Maitland Road , Sandgate Cemetery, Section 19, Lot 19
City/Town: Sandgate
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Tommy Windich
Tommy Windich
Address: The Esplanade, Port Authority Park
City/Town: Esperance
State: WA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Trinity Bay
Trinity Bay
Address: Griffiths Street, Manly Cemetery Plot B281
City/Town: Manly
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Truganini
Truganini
Address: Bruny Island Main Road, The Neck, Bruny Island
City/Town: North Bruny
State: TAS
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Tunnerminnerwait & Maulboyheenner
Tunnerminnerwait & Maulboyheenner
Address: Franklin & Victoria Streets
City/Town: Melbourne
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Vincent Lingiari ( Leadership Artwork)
Vincent Lingiari ( Leadership Artwork)
Address: King Edward Terrace, Reconciliation Place
City/Town: Parkes
State: ACT
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Wagner
Wagner
Address: Finniss Road, Victor Harbor Cemetery
City/Town: Victor Harbor
State: SA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Walter Coulthard
Walter Coulthard
Address: Copley Road, Mount Serle
City/Town: Iga Warta
State: SA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Waranga
Waranga
City/Town: Waranga
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Warrianha ( Alfred Ryan )
Warrianha ( Alfred Ryan )
Address: Riddoch Highway, Cemetery
City/Town: Penola
State: SA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Waubedebar
Waubedebar
Address: Old Tram Road,
City/Town: Bicheno
State: TAS
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
William `Deucem` Smith
William `Deucem` Smith
Address: Lady Denman Drive, Government House Lookout
City/Town: Yarralumla
State: ACT
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
William Barak
William Barak
Address: Piccaninny Road, Coranderk Cemetery
City/Town: Healesville
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
William Barak
William Barak
Address: Badger Creek Road, Healesville Sanctuary
City/Town: Healesville
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
William Forbes
William Forbes
Address: The Esplanade, Cleve Gardens
City/Town: St Kilda
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Williams Memorial Stone
Williams Memorial Stone
Address: Mount Lindesay Highway & Tamrookum Church Road, Tamrookum Memorial Hall
City/Town: Tamrookum
State: QLD
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Windradyne
Windradyne
Address: 1361 Sofala Road, Brucedale, Suttor Property
City/Town: Bathurst
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Winnie Quagliotti
Winnie Quagliotti
Address: Coranderk Cemetery
City/Town: Healesville
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Wombeetch Puyuum
Wombeetch Puyuum
Address: Cemetery Road, Camperdown Cemetery
City/Town: Camperdown
State: VIC
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Yagan
Yagan
Address: Heirisson Island, Perth Causeway Carpark
City/Town: Perth
State: WA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Yagan
Yagan
Address: West Swan Road & Great Northern Highway
City/Town: Belhus
State: WA
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Yarri
Yarri
Address: William Street, Cemetery
City/Town: Gundagai
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Yarri
Yarri
Address: Homer Street & Sheridan Lane, Yarri Park
City/Town: Gundagai
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
Yuranigh`s Grave
Yuranigh`s Grave
Address: Mitchell Highway, 3 kilometres south - turnoff to Yuranigh Road
City/Town: Molong
State: NSW
Theme: People
Sub-Theme: Indigenous
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