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Politics Podcast

ABC Radio National

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Michelle Grattan reports from Canberra each weekday on Breakfast. Counterpoint and Late Night Live dip into all sides of political commentary and, if it's serious news, it'll be discussed all over RN from RN Drive to Sunday Extra.

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'Leave us here': 150 years of Coranderrk

July 4th, 2015

Episode 644 of 1761 episodes

The Coranderrk Aboriginal reserve north-east of Melbourne has almost mythic status: a model farm, an enterprise and a community. The dream was freedom from government control and economic independence, to make Coranderrk and its community self-supporting. But the colonial authorities, the Aborigines' Protection Board and local squatters had other ideas.

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