Today in Australian History - 1 June - Pemulwuy, Killed and behead over land rights. Pemulwuy was the leader and a warrior of the Bidjigal people, who started to show his resistance at the arrival of the first fleet settlement in Australia in 1788 Read
One Pound Jimmy stamp. Gwoya Jungarai, born in apparently gained his nickname from his catchphrase. Whenever a white man asked how much he wanted for one of his boomerangs, he would reputedly reply, "One pound, boss". In 1950 this photograph by Roy
Vivid Rock Art: Mount Borradaile, Arnhem Land, Northern Territory "Look up my people, The dawn is breaking The World is waking to a bright new day When none defame us No restriction tame us Nor colour shame us Nor sneer dismay.