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Black Gold

The Aboriginal and Islander Sports Hall of Fame

Daily from Thursday 11 October 2001 until Sunday 25 November 2001
Evonne Goolagong, 1973 Ern McQuillan
Evonne Goolagong, 1973 Ern McQuillan

Reflecting the breadth and diversity of Aboriginal and Islander achievement within and beyond the world of sport, this exhibition tells the little known tales of triumph over adversity. Black Gold incorporates seventy images spanning the late 1800s to the present day and encompassing over twenty different sports.

A Museum of Contemporary Art touring exhibition.

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