The Resource Aboriginal Biographical Index entry

Aboriginal Biographical Index entry

Label
Aboriginal Biographical Index entry
Title
Aboriginal Biographical Index entry
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Patrick Mau; musician and entrepreneur; born 1982 on Waiben / Thursday Island; son of Edward Mau, fisherman, and Conchetta Dan; grandson of Clare Dorante; great grandson of Franics Dorante; great great grandson of 'Manilaman' Santiago Dorante (Durante); grandson of musician, Seaman Dan; brother of Simon Williams (adopted out), Katrina, Nikira, Bernadine, Edward Jr., TaiegTo, Jaquline, Maria, Elizabeth, Renelle; lived with his family on Narupai /Horn Island; went to primary school on Thursday Island; while his father and mother were working on Narupai / Horn Island, he lived with his grandmother in John Street, Waiben / Thursday Island with his sister, Katrina; started primary school on Thursday Island and, later, on Horn Island; went to high school on Thursday Island; worked crayfishing with his father while at high school; studied mechanical engineering at the University of Southern Queensland in Toowoomba for two years before deciding to focus on music; gained a business in music diploma at South Bank Institute of TAFE in Brisbane; worked in the crayfishing industry with his father and brothers; worked as a musician, broadcaster, cultural event manager; worked with remote services provider, My Pathway; worked in media; created own record label; lives and works in the Torres Strait
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Biography type
contains biographical information
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Mau Power
Label
Aboriginal Biographical Index entry
Instantiates
Note
The ABI is a name index to published materials in the AIATSIS Library. Some records refer to deceased people or use words which reflect the attitude of the time or the author and may be offensive
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000058835164
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Aboriginal Biographical Index entry
Note
The ABI is a name index to published materials in the AIATSIS Library. Some records refer to deceased people or use words which reflect the attitude of the time or the author and may be offensive
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000058835164
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

Library Locations

    • Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)Borrow it
      51 Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT, 2601, AU
      -35.292556 149.118617
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