Smoking ceremony in the eyes of Dja Dja Wurrung Corporation chair Trent Nelson

Elspeth Kernebone
Updated January 11 2019 - 7:31pm, first published 5:00pm

When Trent Nelson performs a smoking ceremony it’s as though his ancestors are standing beside him.

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Elspeth Kernebone

Accident brought me to journalism, but every day convinces me again that strong media is more important than ever. After a starting off as the sole reporter in a tiny NSW town, I’m loving the teeming metropolis that is Bendigo. Focussed on health, business and education. Got a tip? Email

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