Joining Boe on Let’s Talk is Les Malezer Chairperson of Foundation for Aboriginal and Islander Research Action (FAIRA), Aboriginal Corporation he is from the Butchulla/Gubbi Gubbi peoples in southeast Queensland.

We take a look at former national advisory bodies like The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission (ATSIC) (1990–2005, The National Congress of Australia’s First Peoples (Congress), Statment from the Heart and Voice to Parliament. We talk about strength and weaknesses of these groups and how we can improve on them to better advocate for our people.