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Finally Colin Gale can welcome the return of land of his descendents

colin galeIt has taken almost 200 years but the first plot of land given back to Aboriginal people in Australia is finally receiving official recognition and protection.

The Colebee and Nurragingy Land Grant, now a paddock on Richmond Road near Blacktown west of Sydney, was promised to two men by Governor Lachlan Macquarie in 1816 after they helped colonial soldiers track down Aboriginal people accused of taking crops...

 

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