Brooke Boney is a Gamilaroi Gomeroi woman from Northern New South Wales. She grew up in the Hunter Valley on Wanaruah country with her mother and five brothers and sisters but now lives in Sydney and presents the news on triple j Breakfast.
Brooke has previously worked as a political correspondent for NITV and SBS covering two federal elections. She's also written for the Huffington Post in Australia and the US on issues affecting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
In 1967, 90 per cent of Australian voters said ‘yes’ to change the Constitution to give the Federal Government power to make laws for Aboriginal...