Six out of 10 Australians have had little to no contact with First Australians

According to the Australian Reconciliation Barometer, six out of 10 Australians have had little to no contact with First Australians?

First Contact, a brand new series by SBS, explores this issue by taking six outspoken Australians and immersing them in Aboriginal Australia for the first time. Hosted by Ray Martin, they will experience the workings of Indigenous and government organisations, private employers and other institutions that provide vital services to Aboriginal people.

The Network Event First Contact starts Tuesday 18 November 8:30pm | SBS ONE | NITV

Why not join the conversation using the hashtag #FirstContactSBS or catch up on the series with a lunchtime screening in your office via SBS On Demand? There’s also a full set of clips and resources on the First Contact website you can use to take the discussion from the television into your workplace.

View a sneak peak of the series below:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E3x_tcqYRr8&feature=youtu.be

Updated: November 18, 2014 — 8:55 am
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