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Traditional owners and South Sea Islander elders celebrate name change of Beowa National Park

Amandine Ahrens
November 16 2023 - 4:50pm
Traditional custodians and South Sea Islander elders celebrate Beowa National Park's name change at a special ceremony on November 11, 2023. Picture by David Rogers Photography
Traditional custodians and South Sea Islander elders celebrate Beowa National Park's name change at a special ceremony on November 11, 2023. Picture by David Rogers Photography

Nearly 12 months since the 10,000-hectare park on the NSW Far South Coast was renamed to Beowa, traditional custodians and South Sea Islander elders came together for a special celebration with cultural dances, music and an emotional Welcome to Country.

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Amandine Ahrens

Amandine Ahrens

Journalist

I've grown up in the Bega Valley and I'm a regional daily news reporter on the Far South Coast of NSW. Got a story? Get in touch: 0436 426 843 or email amandine.ahrens@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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