Florence Watson

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Aunty Flo is an Elder and a traditional owner and proud descendant of the Ghunghanghi People of Yarrabah, North Queensland and traditional affiliation with the Kuku-yelangipeople of Laura/Maytown, Palmer River area and the Gurambilbarra Wulgurukaba people of Magnetic Island and Townsville. 

In 1973 Aunty Flo commenced work in the Australian Public Service throughout Australia in a number of different roles before going out on her own to start her consultancy business work on a number of projects as an Elder and Leader. In 2015 Aunty Flo received an OAM - Order of Australia medal for her service to the Indigenous communities of Queensland. Aunty Flo continues to work hard in the communities across Queensland and with many government and non-government organisations to bring about change to the lives and poor living standard of many Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. A highly respected Elder, mentor and friend to many, Aunty Flo is the Chairperson of Teralba Park Stolen Generations Support Group Inc. 

Teralba Park Stolen Generations Support Group Inc is a North West Brisbane based, Indigenous-led group of Indigenous and non-Indigenous people whose aim is to engage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders with other Australians in understanding the journey of the Stolen Generations and walking together towards healing. 

Little Lunch Online (LLOL) is a daily online meet up and creative exchange to support the Australian arts sector during the Corona Virus pandemic. 

Mar 23 2020 To Sep 30 2020