Aunty Rhonda Collard-Spratt & Jacki Ferro

Luke and Susie got to talk to co-authors Aunty Rhonda Collard-Spratt & Jacki Ferro about their new inspired children’s book, Grandfather Emu. Rhonda Collard-Spratt is a proud Yamatji-Noongar Elder who is a survivor of the Stolen Generations. A talented storyteller and artist, Aunty Rhonda wants Grandfather Emu to bring joy and hope to all children, to strengthen our connection with …

049: CHERN’EE SUTTON: CONTEMPORARY INDIGENOUS ARTIST BRINGING RECONCILIATION

It looked like life was heading off the rails for Chern’ee, when at 13 years old she won an art competition. There began a journey that has led her to opportunities like youth parliament, meeting the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and being NAIDOC’s Youth of the Year. Now 19, Chern’ee represents the traditions of the Kalkadoon people as well …