Fulfilling the promise of working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians, the Coalition Government has today introduced new Bills into Parliament to ensure the financial sustainability of the Indigenous Land Corporation and allow it to unlock economic opportunities in sea and water country.
The Coalition Government is announcing that the NSW Aboriginal Land Council (NSWALC) will be delivering the first Indigenous Business and Employment Hub, as part of our commitment to create more opportunities for Indigenous businesses and grow the sector.
ABC NEWS is delighted to announce the launch of the Caroline Jones Scholarship, a 12-month cadet position providing financial and on-the-job development for a talented Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person who aspires to be a journalist.
The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner June Oscar is marking International Women’s Day with Indigenous women and girls in South Australia, for the Wiyi Yani U Thangani (Women’s Voices) project.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mothers, sisters, aunties and elders in our lives - in our families, work places and wider communities - and reaffirm support for full gender equality across Australian society.
Seventeen Indigenous rangers have been authorised to take on marine Inspector duties as part of a ground breaking initiative of the Coalition Government delivered by the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority.
Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion welcomed the passage of legislation in the House of Representatives establishing the new position of Indigenous Commissioner at the Productivity Commission.