Voice, Treaty, Truth: The Pathway to a Better Australia
Nearly 250 years after European Settlement, Australia stands at a profound turning point in the relationship between First Nations people and non-indigenous Australia. The Uluru Statement from the Heart, released in 2017 following a lengthy process of consideration by indigenous people offers a way forward through a Makarrata process of truth telling and treaty making and through a proposal for an indigenous voice to Parliament. The McKell Institute event Voice, Treaty, Truth brought three of the country’s most outstanding indigenous leaders together, to ask them what is the way forward in Queensland and Australia’s treaty processes and what, in their view, a genuinely reconciled Australia would look like.
6 July 2021