State Library of NSW
Jonathan Jones is a member of the Wiradjuri and Kamilaroi peoples of south‑east Australia.
The author would like to thank and acknowledge the elders, Uncle Dennis Foley, Aunty Esme Timbery, Uncle Charles “Chicka” Madden and Aunty Sandra Lee, their families and communities for making this project possible. This text draws on the exhibition and exhibition material. Sydney Elders: Continuing Aboriginal Stories is on display at the State Library of New South Wales, Sydney, until 13 October 2019.