Tributes for Tiga Bayles

Aboriginal radioman and activist, Tiga Bayles, Birri Gubba Gungalu and Dawson River Murri, passed away on the weekend.

I offer my condolences to his family and friends.

Here are a selection of tributes paid to Tiga Bayles and his life’s achievements … (with thanks to Peter Gray)

Ian Curr
18 April 2016


The Funeral service will be held at Murri School, 1277 Beaudesert Road, Acacia Ridge, Saturday, April 23.  Funeral service will commence at 1pm.

Tiga's funeral

2 responses to “Tributes for Tiga Bayles

  1. “I’d like to acknowledge the sovereignty of all First Nations people.” (Tiga Bayles beginning his Let’s Talk broadcast from radio 98.9 FM in Brisbane.)

    I hope the legacy of Tiga Bales continues to nurture the brightest of futures for all the people influenced by his remarkable contribution to both indigenous and non-indigenous Australia.  

    Sincere condolences to all family and friends of Tiga Bayles
    Yours sincerely, Ray Bergmann


  2. "It's about time we let the world know what's goin' on here ...'

    The Whole World is Watching‘ Director, Amanda King; Produced by Amanda King & Peter Gray; narrated by Tiga Bayles; script written by Alex Friel.


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