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Ellen Giles – From wilderness to mission to community

A marvellous traveller, Ellen was born to Billy and Biddy Giles, Indigenous people who were local to the Georges River in the 1860s. Their married life – and, apparently, enjoyed easy interaction with white settlers. This positive contact seemed to have cascaded down to Ellen in the way she lived her life and started new  Full Article…