Cape York Peninsula

Browse our site to discover information about the unique cultural heritage and history of Cape York Peninsula very special region. 

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Funded! The Foodways and Colonialism Project, northern Cape York Peninsula

We're very happy to announce that a funding application to the Australian Research Council's Linkage Projects scheme has been successful! We have included basic information about the grant below, though a more detailed media release will follow.Sugarbag and shellfish:...

New Insights into Indigenous History via Food

The fascinating, so-far undocumented colonial history of Indigenous food in Cape York Peninsula of north Queensland will unfold under a new, three-year study led by a Flinders University team. Entitled ‘Sugarbag and shellfish: Indigenous foodways in colonial Cape York...

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New Insights into Indigenous History via Food

The fascinating, so-far undocumented colonial history of Indigenous food in Cape York Peninsula of north Queensland will unfold under a new, three-year study led by a Flinders University team. Entitled ‘Sugarbag and shellfish: Indigenous foodways in colonial Cape York...

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Funded! The Foodways and Colonialism Project, northern Cape York Peninsula

We're very happy to announce that a funding application to the Australian Research Council's Linkage Projects scheme has been successful! We have included basic information about the grant below, though a more detailed media release will follow.Sugarbag and shellfish:...