Updated: Mar 30, 2021
Wadandi Pibulmun Yunungjarlu Elder Wayne Webb has been awarded an Honourary Doctor of Letters at a recent graduation ceremony at the University of Western Australia (UWA) where he also delivered the graduation address.
Dr Webb has been active in the areas of archaeology and anthropology for more than 35 years, working with others to officially protect hundreds of cultural sites of significance.
The award recognises his lifetime contributions to the protection and promotion of Aboriginal culture and heritage, research and community.
Undalup Association in Busselton noted: "Many archaeologists have benefitted from Wayne’s work and tutelage and this award acknowledges Wayne’s wealth of knowledge."