Textbooks to Aboriginal
Law Students

About The Foundation


The Bruce Miles Foundation is a NSW charity, with the purpose of encouraging Aboriginal law students. The Foundation has since 2003 provided a group of students each year with text-books for their studies.

The text-books for the Aboriginal law students are funded by donations, and also sales of the book about the life of Bruce Miles OAM – Heart of Gold by Malcolm Brown.

About Bruce

Bruce Miles OAM 1919 to 2002 served the people of NSW as a solicitor for over 50 years, mostly for the disadvantaged.

Bruce was principal solicitor at the Aboriginal Legal Service Redfern for 14 years, where he formed a deep respect for Aboriginal people.

Read more about Bruce in the book available here.