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OAM Recognition

By |July 12th, 2019|

First and foremost, I would like to take this opportunity to acknowledge my Elders, past, present and future and take this time to also acknowledge my lineage of Ko-manggen, freshwater catfish passed on by my great grandmother Fanny Bruce (Dec). I am a proud Kokoberrin woman with customary connection to the homelands of Pinnarinch on […]

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New Brand Launched

By |December 17th, 2014|

Lisa Michl has recently launched Cape York Art is an Aboriginal owned and operated business that showcases art and design products from Cape York Peninsula. Lisa has established the online company to connect audiences with talented Cape York artists and profile their unique artistic styles.

The stunning new logo for the business is based on a Staaten […]

Products In Development

By |December 17th, 2014|

Cape York artists, Lisa Michl, Shaun Edwards and Dorothy Edwards, are developing an exclusive range of new products which feature the vibrant motifs of their traditional homelands. Shimmering blue barramundi scales contrast against blood red ochres in a visual feast that has buyers ordering stock before it has even left the catwalk.

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The Land Needs It’s People

By |December 17th, 2014|

After 17 years and four court hearings, the children of four Cape York tribes will be reconnected with traditional land and customs. On 31 October 2014 the Yir Yoront, Kokobera, Kunjen and Kokoberrin Peoples were granted the final determination in a native title claim covering Kowanyama, Errk Oykangand National Park and several pastoral holdings. The […]