is a descendant of the Ngarabal and Biripi peoples of NSW.
said there was very little record of Aboriginal
and Torres Strait Islander service history, so she
looked forward to documenting the stories of service men and women with a connection to Sydney.
"Many of the older fellas went to fight in wars in Vietnam and were treated as equals on the war fields, but when they came back to Australia, it was back to segregation and many weren't allowed in pubs or clubs, so those stories are interesting to document," Ms Blacklock
"Everybody's stories are important, so we're also interested in hearing from current serving members, especially women and others who assisted in the war effort."