Topic: redfern

  1. Text Sydney Land

    January 20, 2016 Claiming Crown Land With Metropolitan Land Council

    Architecture students in Year 11 and 12 visited the Metropolitan Local Aboriginal Land Council as part of the WM-BB Summer Program. This followed a tour of the Aboriginal Housing Company. These organisations are right in the middle of the controversial redevelopment of The Block in Redfern. The Pemulwuy Project will create affordable housing for Aboriginal […]

  2. Text Redfern Protest

    July 3, 2015 Protesters Rally At The Block

    A large crowd assembled at the Aboriginal Tent Embassy in Redfern on Monday, June 1. They gathered around a bonfire to protest plans for commercial development of The Block and forced closures of remote Indigenous communities. Speakers rallied against the treatment of Aboriginal people. One described the effects of remote camps having basic amenities cut […]