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An Indigenous young man and an Indigenous young woman wearing dark polo neck shirts stand each side of a logo which says 'NRL One Community' with an Indigenous design in the background.
Stories | 17 Feb 2017

The NRL was recognised on the international stage for their School to Work Program at the annual Beyond Sport Awards in London.

Announcements | 17 Feb 2017

The Native Title Amendment (Indigenous Land Use Agreements) Bill 2017 was introduced into Parliament yesterday, 15 February 2017.  Copies of the Bill and Explanatory memorandum are available on the APH website.

Announcements | 16 Feb 2017

The Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion, has paid tribute to Ms Janet Inyika, a highly respected and influential Indigenous elder from the Ngaanyatjarra, Pitjantjatjara and Yankunytjatjara Lands who recently passed away.

A large truck belonging to TEABBA Media is covered with Indigenous dot patterns.
Stories | 16 Feb 2017

The Top End Aboriginal Bush Broadcasting Association (TEABBA) has purchased a new multi-purpose vehicle to better help Northern Territory remote communities. This was made possible through a grant from the Aboriginals Benefit Account (ABA).

Indigenous man in blue shirt and jeans with Indigenous women in black top and white striped black skirt standing in front of MEP office.
Stories | 15 Feb 2017

As a young Indigenous employment organisation, Miwatj Employment and Participation (MEP) in far North East Arnhem Land  is committed to its staff development and has capitalised on the opportunity for skills transfer from the Jarwun secondment program.

Aboriginal woman wearing glasses, a dark jacket and scarf covered with Indigenous designs
Stories | 14 Feb 2017

Dr Vanessa Lee tells of her journey from teaching to studying to become a doctor and of being the first Aboriginal woman to graduate from medicine at Griffith University.

Announcements | 14 Feb 2017

The Coalition Government’s Indigenous Procurement Policy (IPP) has been such a success in its first year that we are immediately moving to introduce the 2020 target.

Announcements | 14 Feb 2017

Yanggu gulanyin ngalawiri, dhunayi, Ngunawal dhawra. Wanggarralijinyin mariny bulan bugarabang. Today, Mr Speaker, we are meeting together on Ngunuwal land and we acknowledge and pay our respects to their elders past and present.

Announcements | 13 Feb 2017

A new Aboriginals Benefit Account (ABA) funding round opens tomorrow – Monday, 13 February 2017 – and organisations in the Northern Territory are being invited to apply.

Event | 13 Feb 2017
Adelaide SA

Tony Albert explores the concept of ‘unalienable’ (incapable of being repudiated or transferred to another) with a series of poignant photographs titled Mid Century Modern, composed of soiled, brightly hues ‘Aboriginalia’ ash trays.