NATIONAL MUSEUM OF AUSTRALIA
INTERNATIONAL EXHIBIT ON INDIGENOUS PEOPLE
Australia cultural trip hinges on funding for group
Finding money for Mauians' participation in aboriginal cultural festival has been difficult
The Maui News, September 3, 2001
Aborigine history is similar to Hawaiian
By Charles Kauluwehi Maxwell Sr.
Island Voices, Honolulu Advertiser, Thursday, April 26, 2001
Maxwell: Australia's native folk kindred to those of Hawaii
Both peoples were harmed, now trying to recover cultures
The Maui News, April 3, 2001
Maxwell notes irony of Australian honor
Cultural expert points out that Hawaiians recognized abroad but not at home in U.S.
The Maui News, Sunday, January 21, 2001
The dancers are from the Yirrkala tribe and live in Arnhemland, which is the Northern Territory of Australia. The feathers they wear are from parrots and the body paintings are family and clan designs.