The Australian Government has announced options to further improve employment and participation in remote communities with the release of a discussion paper on future arrangements for the Community Development Program (CDP).
The remote desert community of Irrunytju (also known as Wingellina) recently hosted the nineteenth Remote Indigenous Media Festival. The Festival gave attendees the chance to Lutjurringkulala nintiringama ngapartji ngapartji, (come together to learn and share with fellow attendees).
The voice of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in the development of Northern Australia has been further strengthened through the establishment of a reference group made up of senior Indigenous leaders from across the nation’s north.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders living in Mid-West New South Wales will now be able to access comprehensive rehabilitation and mental health services following the opening of the Condobolin Wiradjuri Wellness Centre.