Speakers Ali Cobby EckermannAli Cobby Eckermann is a Yankunytjatjara / Kokatha kunga (woman) born on Kaurna land in 1963. As a baby Ali… Read more. Uncle Ossie CruseOssie Cruse AM MBE, Aboriginal Elder and Christian Pastor, has for over 20 years been a prominent campaigner for reconciliation… Read more. Bruce PascoeLeading Aboriginal author and historian Bruce Pascoe will be appearing at Giiyong Festival to present a reading of his fiction works, and… Read more. Jeanine LeaneJeanine Leane is a Wiradjuri writer, teacher and academic from southwest New South Wales. After a longer teaching career, she completed… Read more. Glenn SheaGlenn Shea is a descendant of the Ngarrindjeri people, around the mouth of the Murray River in South Australia. Glenn… Read more. Sassi Nooyoom (aka Meaghan Holt)Sassi Nooyoom (dialect of the Wakka Wakka language) was born on Gunai/Kurnai country (Yarram) Victoria. Her mother’s family are of… Read more. Rodney KellyGweagal and Dharawal man Rodney Kelly, based in Bermagui NSW, started a campaign in 2016 to have his ancestors artefacts returned which… Read more. Dr Jackie HugginsDr Jackie Huggins AM FAHA is Bidjara and Birri Gubba Juru from Queensland. Jackie is the Co-Chair of the National Congress of Australia’s First… Read more.