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Minister visits WA Aboriginal communities



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i M E D IA RELEASE ■ ■

MINISTER, VISITS III. A. ABORIGINAL COMMUNITIES

The Minister for Aboriginal Affairs, Mr Viner, began . a three-day visit to Aboriginal communities in Kalgoorlie, Uiluna and Carnarvon today (ti/ed,)

In Kalgoorlie today the Minister had a meeting with the Cundeelee Aboriginal Council and later with Shire representatives f*rom Kalgoorlie, Boulder and Coolgardie Shires. He also visited an Aboriginal childrenfs playgroup centre and a home for frail ahd aged Aboriginals; * " >

In Uiluna toitarrouj, Mr Viner will visit the research station and desert fain? at Uiluna — · Desert Gold -— an Aboriginal melon-groming enterprise. He Uill;also have meetings with the local Aboriginal Council and UilUria Shire representatives.

Later, the Minister mill fly to Carnarvon: for , a biif’ fet tea organised by the Aboriginal Koorda Club and attended by representatives f r m Carntirvoh Shire Cduhcil. , ■

He will aldo visit the Mihoo Malgoo pre-school and State . Housing Commission areas in CarnarVort before returning to Perth ph Friday.

CANBERRA A.C.T.

29 September, 1976