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Wendy Probert interviewed by Lyndon Shea in the Walker Press oral history collection [sound recording]
Bib ID 4665666
Format AudioAudio, OnlineOnline [sound recording]
Author
Probert, Wendy, 1955-, Interviewee
 
Online Versions
Access Conditions Access open for research, personal copies and public use. 
Description 1995 
1 sound cassette (ca. 90 min.) 
Series

Walker Press oral history collection.

Biography/History

Wendy Probert was a full-time activist working from the Campaign Against Racial Exploitation (CARE) office at Walker Press over the period 1977-1980. She performed the role of National Co-ordination of CARE and was also a founding member of the Campaign Against Mining Aboriginal Land (CAMAL) She produced and distributed newsletters, organised national tours of Aboriginal Lands Rights leaders, gaining publicity for developments on these issues in the north of Queensland, Northern Territory and Western Australia, travelling, organising protests and other events. After leaving CARE, she taught in Zimbabwe for some years. She has had a career as a researcher and lecturer in the biomedical field.

Notes

Recorded on September 7, 1995 at East Brunswick, Vic.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-219057984

Index/Finding Aid Note Timed summary available. 
Subjects Probert, Wendy, 1955- -- Interviews.  |  Walker Press -- History.  |  Human rights workers -- Australia -- Interviews.  |  College teachers -- Australia -- Interviews  |  Physiology, Pathological.
Occupation Human rights workers.  |  Academics.
Other authors/contributors Shea, Lyndon, 1949-2012, Interviewer

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ORAL TRC 6109/6
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ORAL TRC 6109/6 (summary)
Copy: Summary
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