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Offline Judi Durber

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Rio Tinto destroy ancient rock shelters
« on: May 28, 2020, 09:32:47 am »


https://www.abc.net.au/news/2020-05-26/rio-tinto-blast-destroys-area-with-ancient-aboriginal-heritage/12286652

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Pilbara mining blast confirmed to have destroyed 46,000yo sites of 'staggering' significance

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....   plaited hair dating back 4,000 years was also recovered, believed to be part of a hair belt worn by traditional owners, and a kangaroo leg bone dating back 28,000 years which had been sharpened into a pointed tool — the oldest examples of bone technology found in Australia.
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Offline mch

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Re: Rio Tinto destroy ancient rock shelters
« Reply #1 on: May 28, 2020, 09:35:32 am »
Who needs Isis with Rio Tinto around? :weep:

Offline mikebooth76

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Re: Rio Tinto destroy ancient rock shelters
« Reply #2 on: May 28, 2020, 11:09:31 am »
Strange. Haven't seen anything about that here in Melbourne.

Offline Judi Durber

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Re: Rio Tinto destroy ancient rock shelters
« Reply #3 on: May 31, 2020, 11:28:52 pm »
There sorry  :annoyed:  it's a bit late now

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-australia-52869502
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