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SOLUA MIDDLETON with DICK HOOLE and NAOMI MORAN

SOLUA MIDDLETON with DICK HOOLE and NAOMI MORAN

Join ABC Gold Coast’s Solua Middleton in conversation…

With Naomi Moran of the Koori Mail, Australia’s only independent Indigenous newspaper, and Gold Coast legendary veteran surf filmmaker and photographer Dick Hoole.

10am- Dick Hoole

12pm – Naomi Moran

You can read Solua Middleton’s article of Dick Hoole here!

About the artist

Solua Middleton has worked in the media industry for 15 years as a music reviewer, feature film researcher, journalist, photographer, producer and video journalist, as well as self-publishing the Gold Coast-based Indigenous newspaper, Be Counted. Joining ABC as an Open Producer in 2010, she is currently a Senior Features Reporter for ABC Gold Coast.

Solua's work has won numerous awards, including the Henry Mayer Media Prize in 2005 for a story on a community speaking out about child sex abuse (published in the Koori Mail), finalist in the 2012 Human Rights Awards for ""DreamBox"", and winner of the 2012 Queensland Clarion Online Journalism Award for ""Aftermath: Stories of Disaster, Resilience and Recovery"".

In 2016 and 2017, Solua worked as the Senior Producer on the Right Wrongs project, which commemorated the 50th Anniversary of the 1967 Referendum for the Aboriginal vote. The project was a 2017 finalist in the Queensland Clarion Awards, and winner of the 2018 United Nations’ Day Media Award (Best Online).

Solua is also a mother of two and a proud Torres Strait Islander with roots from Erub (Darnley) Island.

    Presented byBLEACH*
    Photo CreditClaudio Kirac, Art-Work Agency
    Cancelled

    Burleigh Hub

    Justins Park, The EsplanadeBurleigh Heads QLD 4220

    Saturday 14 Aug10:00AM12:00PM
    All times are QLD AEST
    Accessibility
    • Wheelchair access
    • Accessible toilet
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    Important Info
    • Covid Safe
    • Transport options available
    • Suitable for all ages
    • Limited seating available, bring beach chair or blanket
    • Cancelled
    • Talks

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