Emma Christina Lucia Rochester Ph.D.


Emma Rochester. To walk the Caroline Lakes 2010. Video still taken on 24-day camel expedition into the Simpson Desert. Single channel video artefact screened at Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology Foyer. Funded by a RMIT Leadership Grant.

Acknowledgement of Country

I, Emma Christina Lucia Rochester acknowledge the many Traditional Custodians of Country throughout The Simpson Desert, Australia and honour their Elders past and present.

I respect their deep connection to their lands, waterways and surrounding clan groups since time immemorial.

I acknowledge that I was graciously given the honour of walking on Native Title Land as part of a leadership development programme for future generations.