OODGEROO - BLOODLINE TO COUNTRYby Sam Watson
She was Oodgeroo of the Noonuccal people.
She was Kath Walker, poet and activist.
She was mother to her two sons...
Sam Watson's play tells the true story of Oodgeroo Noonuccal and her son, Denis Walker, co-founder of the Australian Black Panthers.
Oodgeroo - Bloodline to Country is Oodgeroo's personal and cultural life with her time on a BOAC aircraft hijacked in Dubai by Palestinian terrorists in 1974.
Sam Watson tells the previously untold story of the tensions that tore at the fabric of one of Australia's most prominent families.
|Cast||4 female, 3 male|
|includes Indigenous and non-Indigenous roles|
|Cast age||16 to 18, 18+|
|Audience age||young adult, adult|