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April Bright April Bright i(A141837 works by)
Born: Established: 1953 Fog Bay - Finniss River area, Top End, Northern Territory, ;
Gender: Female
Heritage: Aboriginal ; Aboriginal Marranuggu Mak Mak
(Storyteller) assertion
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April Bright was born at Makanba in the hill country and is local to the Wagait floodplains area of the Northern Territory. Bright belongs to the MakMak people. As a child, her parents and grandparents evaded the child protection authorities seeking custody of her. Eventually Bright's parents agreed to allow her to be taken to Croker Island Mission for education.

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