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Dja Dja Wurrung set to buy land and protect sacred tree thanks to crowdfunding

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A sacred “grandmother tree” and culturally significant land in Central Victoria will be protected for future generations after crowdfunding raised enough money for an Indigenous group to buy back the land from its private owners.  

The “grandmother tree”, a towering river red gum named Me-Mandook Galk, is estimated to be up to 400 years old and is sacred to the Dja Dja Wurrung people.

After the recent…



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