Stephen Bennetts

Stephen Bennetts

Stephen Bennetts is a Perth-based writer and anthropologist who has worked on Aboriginal heritage, land claim, and native title matters in remote areas of Australia (including North East Arnhem Land) since 1994. He is a Fellow of the Australian Anthropological Society and was a founding member of Friends of Australian Rock Art, a cultural heritage advocacy group dedicated to protecting the globally significant rock art of Murujuga/the Burrup Peninsula in Western Australia’s Pilbara region from destruction by industry. He is also a member of University College London’s Australian ‘Ndrangheta Research Group, which carries out research on the Calabrian mafia presence in Australia.