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.
Celebrating over a decade of success across Australia, the Indigenous Rangers program will continue to deliver over 2000 jobs for a further three years whilst also preserving Australia’s unique natural and cultural resources and building economic capacity in communities.
After 100 years of commemorating the Anzac legacy, I am proud that Australia’s remembrance of Anzac history now honours the significant contributions of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander servicemen and women.