: Coming of the Light
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Coming of the Light

Event Start : July 1, 2018 12:00 am Event End : July 1, 2018 12:00 am

This is a particular day of significance for Torres Strait Islander Australians. It marks the day the London Missionary Society first arrived in the Torres Strait. The missionaries landed at Erub Island on 1 July 1871.

Religious and cultural ceremonies are held by Torres Strait Islander Christians across the Torres Strait and on the mainland to commemorate this day.

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