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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.

Announcements | 4 Mar 2014

 Australian Government is investing up to $4 million over two years to provide an additional 16 Indigenous ranger positions in the Northern Territory under an expanded Working on Country programme.

Announcements | 3 Mar 2014

A community information session will be held at the Police-Citizens Youth Club, between 3:30pm and 6:00pm on Tuesday 4 March 2014.

Announcements | 28 Feb 2014

Ways of increasing educational achievement and economic participation for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are the focus of a paper released today on the Closing the Gap Clearinghouse website.

Announcements | 28 Feb 2014

Minister for Human Services Senator the Hon Marise Payne and Minister for Indigenous Affairs, the Hon Nigel Scullion, are encouraging Indigenous people to apply for the Department of Human Services' Indigenous Apprenticeship Programme which opened today.

Announcements | 28 Feb 2014

Initiatives that benefit Indigenous people living in the Northern Territory will receive almost $2.5 million in support from the Australian Government through the latest Aboriginals Benefit Account (ABA) funding round.

Announcements | 27 Feb 2014

“Early data from schools targeted by the Australian Government’s Remote Schools Attendance Strategy shows 604 more students are attending school compared to last year across three state/territories,” Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion said today.