More of the story
If you would like to know more about the thinking and processes behind the creation of The Kodja Place, please browse the archival documents listed below:
- Speech given by the Chairperson of the Kojonup Aboriginal Corporation at The Kodja Place opening ceremony in 2002 (PDF 66 KB).
- Speech given by the Chairperson of The Kodja Place Advisory Committee at The Kodja Place opening ceremony in 2002 (PDF 67 KB).
- Paper presented to the 2003 National Museum Conference: The Kodja Place: one story many voices (PDF 186 KB).
To hear the ABC Radio National ‘Encounter’ program about local Noongar history and the creation of The Kodja Place, go to Our reconciliation experience. See also the ABC Radio National stories listed under Links.
A copy of The Kojonup Australian Rose Maze book, published by the Shire of Kojonup in 2002, can be viewed in the Storyplace library at The Kodja Place. The book contains an informative description of the project, a catalogue of the roses and garden structures, and the words of the Three Women’s Stories. A revised edition will be released for sale during 2013.