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Announcements | 26 Mar 2014

Work to build a peace park at Yuendumu in the Northern Territory is expected to start early next month, providing employment for local Aboriginal people and a much-needed community facility.

Announcements | 25 Mar 2014

The Australian Government is supporting social and economic projects that benefit remote Indigenous communities through the creation of jobs and employment-related participation activity, with funding of $150,000 for community training centre upgrades in Imanpa and Docker River.

Announcements | 22 Mar 2014

The Government will boost funding for the Remote School Attendance Strategy by $18 million to help ensure every child attends school every day.

Announcements | 20 Mar 2014

More than 1000 community events will be staged across Australia to celebrate National Close the Gap Day.

Announcements | 14 Mar 2014

Pirlangimpi, on the Tiwi Islands, has reached a significant agreement with the Australian Government to recommence negotiations for a 99-year township lease, opening up economic and home ownership opportunities in the community.

Announcements | 14 Mar 2014

The terms of reference for the White Paper on Developing Northern Australia were recently announced by the Prime Minister in Darwin.

Announcements | 13 Mar 2014

Indigenous Affairs Minister Senator Nigel Scullion has welcomed Jetstar’s announcement of more services between Melbourne and Uluru/Ayers Rock Resort.

Announcements | 6 Mar 2014

New accommodation for service providers in Fregon in the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands has started to generate an income for the community which will be invested in improved infrastructure by the Community Council.

Announcements | 5 Mar 2014

Results of the National Indigenous Languages Survey 2 (NILS 2) released today, paint a complex picture of the current state of health of Indigenous languages in Australia, but also show a growing recognition of their value as elements of identity and self-esteem.

Announcements | 4 Mar 2014

Yamba’s Roadshow, the Central Australian healthy living musical starring Yamba the Honeyant and Jacinta Price, has performed to over 6500 children in remote areas of the Northern Territory and Queensland since early 2011.