Kaleesha Morris yarns with us about what land back means to her and how land back intersects with language.
When you lose your language, a whole way of being, a whole cultural universe is lost forever.
Using traditional place names is truth-telling in action. It's a step towards acknowledging First Nations sovereignty.
Birabahn was a prominent Awabakal leader and scholar from the 19th Century in the Newcastle, Hunter, and Lake Macquarie region of New South Wales.