Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islanders Culture

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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders culture and history play in important role within Australia. Being the traditional custodians of the land, they should be held in the highest respects. Before White man settled in Australia, the Aboriginal people lived free and harmoniously on the land with no threat to their livelihood. When the first settlement of British People occurred, this disrupted the usually peaceful life of the aboriginal people. They were forced off their land, made to work for the British people and separated from their family. This had a major impact on the Aboriginal people and the consider family, the land and their way of life to be sacred. One of the most influential events to happen that caused great hardship for the

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