Proud Race

Holy Rosary PS (Heathcote)

The Five Bollards that the students of Holy Rosary Heathcote Primary School have chosen for their participation in the Proud Race project represent the integral links in Aboriginal culture of Family and Country in a really special and unique way.

The first Bollard belongs to Lady Mungo whose ancient burial site was found by archaeologists in the dry sandy bed of Lake Mungo in the 1960s. The discovery re-defined the knowledge and acceptance of the depth and longevity of Aboriginal presence and culture in our country. She is the ancestor of the Mutthi Mutthi people and has opened the world to the beauty of Aboriginal culture.

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