Today’s events include:
Today’s Focus: Mabo Day
Commemorating Eddie Koiki Mabo (c. 29 June 1936 – 21 January 1992) a Torres Strait Islander who campagined for Indigenous land rights. His work led to a High Court of Australia ruling that acknowledged Indigenous rights in that regard.
Daily Trivia: Recording artist MOBY gave himself that stage name because his great-great-great uncle was Herman Melville, author of Moby Dick.