Get to know these First Nations figures
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Get to know these First Nations figures

Across every generation, Elders play a vital role in the communities and cultural traditions of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Celebrate the achievements of these First Nations figures who have paved the way for those who have followed. [Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander readers are advised that the following article may have images of people who have passed away.]
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