When they came to take the fair-skinned Aboriginal children away, they didn't always find them.
Those kids were Down the hole, up the tree, across the sandhills…running from the State and Daisy Bates.
This is a true story!
About The Author
Eileen Wani Wingfield is of Aboriginal descent and has been a member of the Kokatha People's Committee and the Senior Aboriginal Women’s Council of Coober Pedy, a group formed to keep the culture alive.