Applying for a Permit to Excavate an Aboriginal Site: What You Need to Know

20 March 2018
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The aboriginal people have lived in Australia for many thousands of years. During this time, many cultural artefacts were created. When European settlers first arrived, they did not view aboriginal culture as important, and so a large number of artefacts were damaged or lost. In the latter half of the 20th century, the Australian government took steps to protect aboriginal cultural artefacts from damage and introduced the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974. Read More