Terri Janke

JANKE, Terri

Terri Janke is a Meriam, Wuthathi and Yadhaigana woman, and founder of Terri Janke and Company, an award-­winning Indigenous law firm. She is an international expert on Indigenous Cultural and Intellectual Property. Her book True Tracks: Respecting Indigenous Knowledge and Culture was published by UNSW Press in 2021.


On the right track

Non-fictionWhen the National Cultural Policy was released, the Albanese government stated their commitment to developing legislation to protect Indigenous Cultural and Intellectual Property. At last there will be a legal framework which can not only protect Indigenous peoples’ rights, but also set the pathway for better sharing of culture and greater respect for Indigenous cultures as the oldest living cultures in the world.

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