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Report on Aboriginal conditions in East Gippsland by Senator W W C Brown



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REPORT ON ABORIGINAL CONDITIONS IN EAST GIPPSLAND

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' ■ . BY SENATOR W.W.C. BROWN

(Statement by the Minister for Aboriginal Affairs, Senator J.L„ Cavanagh)

The Minister for Aboriginal Affairs, Senator Cavanagh, said today

that he had read with some concern a report on Aboriginal conditions in East

Gippsland which had been submitted to him by Senator W.W.C. Brown following a

tour made by Senator Brown on June 24 to June 27.

The Minister said that Senator Brown had investigated problems

relating to Aboriginal housing, health, employment and recreation and had paid

particular attention to the situation at Lake Tyers.

Senator Cavanagh said that he had asked his Department to look into

matters raised by Senator Brown.

Canberra A.C.T.

24 July 1974 .