“In our culture, we still believe in the Lord God,” Irene says. “He was there all that time.” In this video, Irene describes the evidence of God’s hand in creation - the trees, hills, and rivers. They are his signature.
Irene was born in Barunga, near Katherine NT, where her grandparents were taken around the time of the Second World War. Many damaging government policies, including the child removal policies resulting in the Stolen Generations, continue to have impacts that reverberate throughout her life.