Wave Hill Walk-Off

On 23 August 1966, 200 Gurindji stockmen, domestic workers and their families initiated strike action at Wave Hill station in the Northern Territory. After seven-years, a portion of land was returned to the Gurindji people in 1974, followed by tthe passing of the Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act in 1976.

Date

Aug 23 2020

Time

All Day