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Which Way Home

The Muruwari actor and playwright Katie Beckett was raised by her father after her mother died in a head-on collision.

Her play Which Way Home is about the relationship between an Aboriginal father and his daughter and the story unfolds on a road trip from Ipswich to Goodooga in outback New South Wales.

The play's premiere season in Melbourne coincided with the publication of a cartoon which portrayed an Aboriginal father, holding a can of beer, admitting that he didn’t know the name of his own son.

But outrage turned positive in the hashtag IndigenousDads when Aboriginal people started posting pictures of themselves with their loving fathers on Twitter and other social media platforms.

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