Chris Bourke’s verdict on the Prime Minister Tony Abbott’s Indigenous Advisory Council and ACT Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elected Body
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Dr Chris Bourke grew up in country Victoria where his father was a schoolteacher. He graduated from Melbourne University in 1982; the first Aborigine to complete a dental degree. For 16 years he ran a successful private dental practice in Canberra. Mr Bourke has a 25 year history as an active member of his local community. He was a member of Regional Development Australia (ACT) advising the ACT and Federal...
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