Screen Australia has today announced a special Indigenous Screen Business initiative, to help build business capacity within the Indigenous screen production sector. The initiative is being run as part of Screen Australia’s year-long celebration of 25 years of Indigenous screen stories.
This year’s Budget includes $5 billion in investment through the Indigenous Advancement Strategy for targeted programmes to ensure that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians can take advantage of the opportunities the economy is creating.
A local artist’s stunning acrylic on canvas piece will be showcased on the cover of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority’s first Reconciliation Action Plan — scheduled for release later this year.
Cheryl Moggs, a proud descendant of the Bigambul people of Goondiwindi, Bungunya and Toobeah regions in South West Queensland is this year’s winner of the prestigious National NAIDOC Poster Competition.