What a French philosopher can tell us about reconciliation

How does our nation commemorate figures like Captain Cook? How should we remember the frontier wars? Was this continent settled or invaded? These are confronting questions for Australia; history — the unresolved legacy of the past — lies at the heart of reconciliation, writes Stan Grant.

Living with the locals: Six extraordinary first contact stories of friendship and survival

Not all stories of first contact between European settlers and Indigenous Australians were fraught with violence and mistrust. Watch animated videos exploring six times Europeans found themselves immersed in Indigenous cultures and languages.