Yarning Up series 3 – Tiwi and the Dutch

Yarning Up series 3 – Tiwi and the Dutch

In the early 1700’s, when the Dutch arrived on the shores of the Tiwi Islands, in Northern Australia, it was the Tiwi peoples first encounter with white men. The Tiwi gathered, waiting with spears. After initial conflict, peace was made, and Dutch remember this encounter.

http://youtu.be/S7m1SHcDfpo

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2014-03-06T15:17:26+00:00 11th November, 2013|Uncategorized, Yarning Up series 3| Comments