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Ethel Baxter

Wiradjuri Elder

One of the many prominent Australian Aboriginal families who now call Queanbeyan (NSW Australia) home is the Baxter Family led by matriarch Elder Ethel Baxter, who has iconic status, and loves to quote her brother Harold Williams’ famous line:

“if you want respect you have to earn it – black or white”. 1

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