Noel Pearson appeared on ABC’s Lateline programme on 20 August 2015.

Interview and transcript part one

Tony Jones speaks with Noel Pearson about his meeting with Tony Abbott to work out the structure and wording of a referendum on recognising Indigenous people.

Interview and transcript part two

Tony Jones continues his interview with Noel Pearson and addresses the issue of the community at Aurukun in far north Queensland which is involved in a major mining battle with the state Labor Government.