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Bermagui man's battle with the British Museum

Alasdair McDonald
Updated May 21 2016 - 9:21pm, first published May 19 2016 - 4:00pm

A Bermagui descendant of a Gweagal warrior shot by Captain Cook's marines as they landed in Botany Bay 246 years ago is fighting for the return of important cultural artefacts locked away in London’s British Museum.

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