2017 Program Sunday, June 11th
Arrival and morning tea at the Myall Creek ANZAC Memorial Hall
Schools competition awards
Cultural items including Indigenous children dancing and songs by
singer/songwriter Roger Knox
We then walk (drive) from the Memorial Hall, to the Myall Creek Massacre Memorial walk.
Start of ceremony
Speaker: Mark Tedeschi AM QC
is an Australian barrister, law professor, photographer and author. Tedeschi became a Barrister in 1977. He became a Crown Prosecutor in 1983, a Queen's Counsel in 1988, a Deputy Senior Crown Prosecutor in 1990, and the Senior Crown Prosecutor in 1997. During his career, he has worked on numerous high-profile cases in New South Wales.
More recently, he has written 'Murder at Myall Creek' In the words of journalist/writer Peter FitzSimons: "A deeply moving account of a massacre that is a stain on our nation's soul - and the prosecutor who brought the perpetrators to justice.'
12.00 Lunch (can be purchased from Myall Creek CWA)
NBN News report for 2016