Mornington Peninsula Human Rights Group

Promoting understanding of, and respect for, human rights

Mabo Day

Date: 3 Jun 2013

Mabo Day marks the anniversary of the 1992 Australian High Court’s decision in Mabo v Queensland (No 2), which recognised the Native Title rights of Indigenous Australians. Eddie Mabo from the island of Mer in the Torres Strait was one of the plaintiffs in this historic case.