Pemulwuy Black War Poster :: Teacher Resources and Classroom Games
This resource focuses on the Aboriginal warrior, named Pemulwuy, who stood up to British settlers and led the Aboriginal people in a resistance around Sydney Harbour from 1790 to 1802 and was feared by many of the settlers. The resource supports the Year 4 History Curriculum. This resource may be used in conjunction with the following worksheet link: http://teachthisworksheet.com/static_worksheets/index/1453
On this day: Pemulwuy is killed - Australian Geographic
Remembering the Indigenous resistance fighter determined to maintain Aboriginal traditions by resisting British rule.
Book review of The Fethafoot Chronicles
Nyarla and the Circle of Stones is the first book in The Fethafoot Chronicles by Pemulwuy Weeatunga. At the time of the big invasion by the Ghost people, Bidjigal warrior Pemulwuy of Eora Country led his clan to victory in a 12-year war against the Ghosts, enabling the people of Eora Country to stay hidden, keeping their cultural secrets safe. With the formation of the Fethafoot Clan, warriors were trained to the pinnacle in strength, fitness and weaponry as well as spirituality, magic and…
Paul Jarman's Known Unto God and Pemulwuy : Journal (Article) Article : Australian Music Centre
Paul Jarman's Known Unto God and Pemulwuy by Paul Jarman, Resonate Magazine, 18 Dec 2009. 'Some pieces require weeks of strategy and planning. Others just happen', writes composer Paul Jarman. Here, he describes the composition processes of two of his choral works, Known Unto God and Pemulwuy.
Don't tell me to 'get over' a colonial past that is still being implemented today | Luke Pearson for IndigenousX
Broadcaster Kyle Sandilands says ‘get over it, it’s 200 years ago’, but it’s everything that has happened since that is the real problem
Pemulwuy was an Aboriginal Australian man born around 1750 in the area of Botany Bay in New South Wales. He was known for his resistance to the European settlement of Australia which began with the arrival of the First Fleet in 1788. He is a member of the Bidjigal people, who were the original inhabitants of Toongabbie and Parramatta. Pemulwuy was born with a turned eye, he was a child that had shown deformity, the tribe believed that his mother had been infected by a spirit of the land and…