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Rita Mallia: Juanita Nielsen Memorial Lecture

Lee Rhiannon 2 Sep 2015

Juanita Nielsen Memorial Lecture
2 September 2015

Rita Mallia

It is my pleasure today to join you and speak about Juanita Nielsen.

In doing so I acknowledge the traditional owners of the land on which we meet, particularly here in Redfern, the Gadigal People of the Eora nation and acknowledge their elders past and present.

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Kellie Tranter: Juanita Nielsen Memorial Lecture 2015

Below is the transcript of the speech given by Kellie Tranter on Wednesday, 2nd September 2015 at my 'Juanita Nielsen memorial' event. You can find the link to the original here.

Values in an age of uncertainty

I would like to show my respect and acknowledge the traditional custodians of this land, of elders past and present, on which this event takes place.

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Debbie Gibson - The Life of Juanita Nielsen, 2012

Lee Rhiannon 7 Jun 2013

Debbie Gibson, Assistant Secretary of the Greens NSW, gave the speech about the life of Juanita Nielsen at the 2012 Juanita Nielsen Memorial Lecture.

Juanita Neilsen disappeared on July 4th, 1975. It is widely believed that she was murdered but her body has never been found and those responsible have never been brought to justice.

Who was she and why do we have this memorial lecture series in her name? In what way is her story relevant to today?

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