Goomalling Reserve

Mavis Walley Collection; Storylines SLWA and Courtesy of Dallas Phillipsc. 1950 - 1970

Museum of Freedom and Tolerance

Museum of Freedom and Tolerance

Goomalling Reserve archival images of children on the reserve between 1950 and 1970, taken by Mavis Phillips who was living in the reserve. The collection is unique in that it documents life on the reserve from an Aboriginal perspective, rare for that time. The collection was gifted to The State Library of Western Australia.


  • Title: Goomalling Reserve
  • Creator: Mavis Walley Collection; Storylines SLWA, Courtesy of Dallas Phillips
  • Date Created: c. 1950 - 1970
  • Location Created: Goomalling, Western Australia
  • Type: Photograph
  • Rights: Mavis Walley Collection, State Library WA

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