On 14 December 1988, 4ZZZ was taken off air and forcibly evicted from its UQ premises by the then student union executive, headed by one Victoria Brazil. The move prompted many previously apolitical students to take a firm stand against the move and to rally support for the station. While Zed was not to return to the premises its' volunteers had helped hand-build, unprecedented community support saw the station live to fight another day.
Long-standing native title claims set to pass in Cairns
The determination about a nearly 1,200 square kilometre-area in and around Shelburne Bay for the Wuthathi people is expected to be made at a hearing this morning.
It follows Tuesday’s hearing, in which land previously kept as the Bromley and Boynton pastoral stations on Cape York was assigned to descendents of Wuthathi, Kuuku Ya’u, and Northern Kaanju people.
Wuthathi Aboriginal Corporation chair Johnson Chippendale said maintaining the pristine sand dunes of Shelburne Bay will be one of the biggest priorities for traditional owners.
They are expected to to get to the peninsula site in late May or early June.