2007 Mabo Oration

Larissa Behrendt

Larissa Behrendt

Well-known Aboriginal leader and academic, Professor Larissa Behrendt, delivered the 2007 Mabo Oration on Friday 15th June 2007 to a capacity audience at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre.

The title of the 2007 Oration was Finding the Promise of Mabo : Law and Social Justice for the First Australians.

The Mabo Oration celebrates and pays tribute to the work of Eddie Mabo, who achieved High Court recognition of the occupation of Australia prior to white settlement.