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You're a descendant of the Muruwari people. Could you tell us about your cultural background?  I am a proud Muruwari woman living on Yugambeh Country (Gold Coast). My Aboriginality comes from my biological father's side. My great-grandfather, William 'Deucem' Smith, was a Muruwari man who married my great-grandmother, Daisy, from London, England and had five children (including my grandmother, Valerie). Deucem was rated one of the greatest shearers in the world, he was inducted into the Shearer's Hall of Fame in 2005. Nine shearers were inducted, Deucem being the sole Aboriginal. Muruwari mob have links to North West NSW and Central...

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