Victorian State Government to enter into Australia’s first Treaty negotiations

August 14, 2015

The Victorian Minister for Aboriginal Affairs last week announced that the Victorian State Government hopes that within a matter of weeks it’ll be in talks to draft Australia’s first treaty with Aboriginal people.

On ABC’s Lateline program on the 26th February the Minister, Natalie Hutchins declared “At the end of the day, it’s pretty disappointing that we’re in the year 2016 and we as a Commonwealth country don’t have a treaty or a national arrangement with our First Peoples.”

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