Monthly Archives: September 2012

Walkatjurra Walkabout – Walkatjurra Ranger Vicky Speaks Out

Walkatjurra Walkabout – Walkatjurra Ranger Vicky sending an invite our to Bill Marmion – WA’s State Environment Minister – “we got a lot to say to you, mate”

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WA Nuclear Free Alliance Conference Statement 2012

WA Nuclear Free Alliance Conference Statement 2012: The Western Australian Nuclear Free Alliance (WANFA), made up of Aboriginal Traditional Land Owners who are concerned about uranium mining on their country, from the Pilbara, the Kimberley, the Goldfields, the Great Victorian … Continue reading

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Walkatjurra Walkabout – Message of solidarity to Lizard Revenge arrestees facing court cases

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Traditional Owners demand consultation on uranium

Traditional Owners demand consultation on uranium The Walkatjurra Walkabout started at Yeelirrie on the 24th August, led by Traditional Owner, Kado Muir.  Days after leaving Yeelirrie, BHP Billiton announced that they had sold their uranium project to Canadian company, Cameco. … Continue reading

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WALKERS CELEBRATE END OF WALK WITH JAPAN NUCLEAR PHASEOUT

WALKERS CELEBRATE END OF WALK WITH JAPAN NUCLEAR PHASEOUT After walking for four weeks and over 270kms, the Walkatjurra Walkabout is completing the last ten kilometres this morning to reach their destination in Leonora.  Starting from Yeelirrie, the walk is … Continue reading

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Man Vs Camel

(Or it’s easier for a poor man to enter the kingdom of heaven than to get a camel on the back of a trailer) After a beautiful star filled evening I awoke at around five o’clock to the sound of … Continue reading

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Dylan’s blog

Well today was a short day yet! 8 kms to an awesome spot with an old windmill on a shady riverbank. So today we couldn’t decide on one word to reflect on, so we had two reconciliation and awareness. Well … Continue reading

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Sunday 2/9/12 Update

Reflection word for today is family and lo and behold it’s Fathers’ Day here in Oz, unbeknown to the person who suggested this word for us to meditate and reflect on!  Yep lots of phone calls home from Agnew before … Continue reading

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Today our thought for the day was Vigilance

Today our thought for the day was Vigilance, as one grandmother on the walk described it: ‘Once you’re a mother, you know what the word vigilance means, because you have to be vigilant 24 hours a day 7 days a … Continue reading

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Walk Update Wednesday 29th August

Today we walked sixteen kilometres through Ant Dreaming country led by lead Walkatjurra Head Ranger, Gudathada (Zach), and Nathan, proudly carrying the Aboriginal flag. We walked along a beautiful red dirt road through land which overlaps with the other songlines … Continue reading

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