I think the council really needs to look a bit …

Comment on A street by any other name … by Dan.

I think the council really needs to look a bit closer at the meanings of these names, as I’m aware that quite a few Arrernte people find them offensive and inappropriate as street names. Perhaps council should talk to the Apmereke-artweye or Kwetungurle – the people with the traditional rights to speak for Mparntwe. Damien Ryan knows who they are.

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