The remains of 11 Indigenous people have been buried in Adelaide's south after being held in museums in the UK and South Australia.
The laying to rest of six Indigenous Kaurna people that were held in the UK since the early 20th century has taken place in South Australia.
They were repatriated from London's Natural History Museum, arriving in Canberra this week, before being transported to their final resting place in Adelaide's south on Thursday.
The remains of five other Indigenous people, which were being held at the South Australian Museum, were also buried.
"We believe, as Kaurna people, that our ancestors need to be back home," traditional owner Allan Sumner said.
"We have many more other old people, and we are going to continue to put our people to rest."
The head of humanities at the South Australian Museum Professor John Carty said the graves of many Kaurna people were disturbed in the early-to-mid 20th century due to development.
"It's a museum, that's not the right place for people, so our work now is to take them out of the keeping place and getting them back to country where they belong," Professor Carty told AAP.
Mr Carty said the museum has been working to repatriate remains since the 1980s.
In March, London's Natural History Museum returned the remains of 37 South Australian people.
Among those remains was Professor Peter Buckskin's ancestor, who was once buried on South Australia's Yorke Peninsula.
Professor Buckskin travelled to the UK in March to formally receive the remains, which he said were dug up during early copper mining exploration 100 years ago.
"He was stolen ... donated," he said in March.
"Imagine if that happened to a member of your family. Who finds skeletal remains and donates them?"
It is believed thousands of Aboriginal remains were taken from burial sites and hospitals before being exported overseas until the late 1940s for scientific purposes.
Some were displayed in museums across Europe.
In the beachside suburb of Kingston Park on Thursday, hundreds of people gathered to witness the re-burial of eleven Kaurna old people who suffered a similar fate.
People of all ages and cultures lined up in a display of unity to pay their respects.
Jack Buckskin, who was helping them up a small mound near the burial site before hugging each of them, told AAP: "Unfortunately, death brings people together."
"But something like this - which is an old death, bringing into a rebirthing - and seeing other people be a part of it is an awesome thing," he said.
Mr Buckskin said the repatriation of another set of Kaurna remains in August 2018 has inspired the community to act.
"It's starting to get traction and now there's other people that are now trying to get in on theirs as well," he said.
The Federal Government says its Indigenous Repatriation Program has facilitated the return of more than 1570 ancestors, most of which were from the UK.