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Man who partially destroyed Victorian Aboriginal site near Lake Bolac sorry for ‘huge mistake’ – ABC News

The man who shifted stones that were placed in the shape of an eel by Aboriginal people more than 1,500 years ago in western Victoria apologises for his actions….

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The man who shifted stones that were placed in the shape of an eel by Aboriginal people more than 1,500 years ago in western Victoria has apologised for his actions.
Key points:

  • Adrian says he hoped the stones can be restored
  • Traditional owner John Clarke says he has had “horrible” conversations with elders as they processed the damage
  • The head of a national native title body says the incident demonstrates the need for stronger heritage site protections

Lake Bolac resident Adrian, whose family owns…

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