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Hank Horton on how the next generations are key to Tasmania’s cultural understanding | The Examiner

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It seemed like a typical day for Hank Horton’s grandfather, working on cray boats on Flinders Island in the 1950s. But when he arrived home, he was confronted with the family’s entire belongings packed up on the back of a ute. They were being relocated to mainland Tasmania as part of a government Aboriginal assimilation program, joining six other Aboriginal families on a rocky…



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