Scott Cane is an Australian archaeologist and anthropologist. He has lived long periods of time with the desert people of Australia, including some of the last hunter-gatherers. He is the author of Pila Nguru: The Spinifex People. He appeared in the 2013 ABC TV documentary, First Footprints and authored the accompanying book of the same title. The documentary won the 2013 Walkley Award for excellence in documentaries.
Books by Cane
- Pila Nguru: The Spinifex People (2002)
- First Footprints: the epic story of the First Australians (2013)
- Anne Loxley; Pila Nguru: The Spinifex People; Sydney Morning Herald; 3 August 2002
- "'First Footprints' wins prestigious Walkley and ATOM Awards | Australian Archaeological Association | AAA". www.australianarchaeologicalassociation.com.au. Retrieved 2016-03-11.
- "The Walkley Documentary Award « The Walkley Foundation". www.walkleys.com. Retrieved 2016-03-11.
- "First Footprints - Scott Cane - 9781743314937 - Allen & Unwin - Australia". www.allenandunwin.com. Retrieved 2016-03-11.