Indigenous Australia

  • Tip: searches only the name field
  • Tip: Use double quotes to search for a phrase

Browse Lists:

Feature Biography

Boori Monty Pryor (1950–?)

Boori Monty Pryor

PUBLICATION: Boori (Monty) Pryor with Meme McDonald, Maybe Tomorrow, Penguin Book, 1998, Melbourne SEX: Male BIRTH DATE: 1950 BIRTH PLACE: Townsville FIRST LANGUAGE: English SIGNIFICANT LOCALITIES: Townsville: Boori grew up in Garbutt, a poor suburb of Townsville on the east coast of Queensland. (p.77) He notes that the area was once owned by the Wulgurukabba people, but was first in Queensland to be depopulated by colonists. (p.81) Garbutt was established after the Department...

Read more

What’s New

Recent Entries

Browse the most recent additions to Indigenous Australia

24 August 2016

Biography Footnotes

Biography Footnotes
Read more ...

6 June 2016

True Biographies of Nations?

Join us at our international conference.
Read more ...

All news