Days 65 – 67: (Rest) Warburton

Day 65: 8.30am

15027729_1805454083043993_4350404196960514698_n-1“Along the way we look for good shade under the biggest tree’s we can find, these tree’s give good shade and the ground is cool to sit on. We need regrowth not forest devastation.” – Noonie


Day 65: 9pm

15109485_1805467196376015_5442829909222274541_n“Tjukayirla Roadhouse, Alan and Serena Lancaster, a great place to be, there way no complaints here, it turned out to be the best place for Clinton to recover.” – Noonie


Day 65: 10am

15056307_1889872877902566_28938995446470024_nIt a whole new world out here. Only the strong may only take this path, Only the Strong. I have now understand, felt and see thought the old people eye’s. Why we need to look after the land, song line, secret site, wild life and must of all keep our culture a live the dream time. A new dawn has come for change and with it a hero has come forward in time of hardness.


Day 65: 10am

15036222_1805471899708878_4756512324663953401_n-1“A bit of a let down, the drive thru must have moved on before we got there.” – Noonie


Day 65: 10.30am

15109444_1805468069709261_7438520829713876841_n“The camp’s along the way to Warburton.” – Noonie


16-11-15-matargarup-warburton[Admin] Timesheets have been updated!
Nearly 1500kms from Matagarup to Warburton!

Day 65: 1.30pm

15027879_1889951474561373_2024173249380808642_nWe just at the Warburton art gallery. Looking at the art work from the locals. The Warburton people came up with a new way of doing art painting of the dream time. They do the dream time painting in to glass. Warburton is the only community that do this and I think it a good idea how they do they art this need to be share.

[Admin] Visit the Warburton Arts Website! Online store coming soon!


Day 65: 3pm

15094906_1805470629709005_3221484895899687008_n“The high grounds, you can see a good distance, the views are worth seeing.” – Noonie


Day 65: 5pm

15094460_1890001231223064_4949723047737792560_nThe think I love must about this walk. Is that I get to set down with elders and community leader and listen to they story, community issue and what they want for they people in they community. I love doing this walk and I well never forget it after it finish. I well make sure I well tell everyone about this walk I have done for my people.


Day 66: 8.30am

Good morning all just letting you know I be doing acknowledged and support for people who need my help and support. So today I be putting up picture for people to tell my family, friend’s and follower to show they support for them and help to push for change. It is about coming and working together to build a better future for all o.k

Also I be busy all day talking with the elders and locals having a meeting with them about issue they need to done in Warburton. I hope you all have a good day today


Day 66: 9.30am

john-clinton-great-central-road-e1477630334609-768x1146Hi everyone, meet John. I met him 13 days ago on the road from Laverton to Cosmo community. John has been walking for the last 7 months raising money leukodystrophy. A disease that affects the brain and spinal cord etc. He’s on his way to Perth. He left from cape York QLD.

I take my hat off to him. Walking for 7 months already and says he will be in Perth after Christmas. So if by chance you do drive past him give him a wave, stop to say hello or even give him a bottle of water, food or some spare change to help him with raising money for this cause.

He walk across Australia 3 time and this is his last walk across Australia. He about 65 year old and we call him the Forrest gum of Australia. When I met him on the central desert road he told me that I was the first walker i meet on his journey and the youngest one as well. I ask him why are you raising money for leukodystrophy diseases.

He said that his wife had it and she pass away from having it. So he doing it for her and try help and save other who got it. So please if you see him help him please give him so think to help want he need to finish his walk to Perth and money to help him raise for leukodystrophy. John old boy god bless you and I hope to meet you again when you back at home in Geelong mate.


Day 66: 12.30pm

15027827_1890377764518744_6080067555449104445_nHere waiting to be call in to have a meeting with Ngaanyatjarra council group in the western desert to see if I can get the full support of the 13 community out here in the western desert for the walk for justice. I hope I can get full support from the grass root people in the western desert I well need they help on this walk.

Also I’m here with Patrick Green and Winston Green on the right of the picture who are here to represent Tjukurla community for they issue to speak at Ngaanyatijara council.


Day 66: 6pm

15055837_1890453044511216_3114521101509968488_nIt been a long day of having a meeting with Ngaanyatjarra council to see if they want to support and back my walk for justice for the grass root people of the 13 community out in the western desert. The best think was is that they going to support and back my walk for justice. I’m so happy to hear and know that I got the backing and support from 13 community out in the western desert. Also to stand with me to fight for justice for all our indigenous people in Australia and for all none indigenous in Australia. It time for justice and it time for change.


Day 67: 7.30am

15036540_1806244549631613_869494115746296634_n-1“The weather here at Warburton went from sunny yesterday, to overcast to lighting, light rain to steady rain. Today we are preparing and thinking of leaving tomorrow.” – Noonie


Day 67: 12pm

15073504_1890801207809733_5895175275159794806_n-1I just wanted to thank uncle Andrew James Harris from Warburton community. Who donate his painting to me as a give from the western desert people. The emu dreaming painting. His one of the most top painted people out here in the western desert. I seen all his painting and i can say he can paint people. Thank you uncle Andrew James Harris. The Warburton people can do amazing and beautiful painting out here just beautiful.

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Day 67: 3pm

Today at Warburton primary school talking with the kids. I just wanted to thank the primary school of Warburton for inviting us to they school

 

Author: Clintonswalkforjustice

I’m a Wajuk, Balardung, Kija and a Yulparitja man from the West of Australia. I will be walking across country from Matagarup/Heirrison Island in Perth to Parliament House in Canberra, following songlines and visiting communities along the way, where I will eventually be seeking audience with the Prime Minister and address the many injustices against the First Nations people of this land.

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