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Announcements | 23 May 2017

Two of the most significant events in Australia’s modern history will be acknowledged and celebrated in the lead up to National Reconciliation Week.

Announcements | 22 May 2017

Fifty Indigenous youth parliamentarians for the National Indigenous Youth Parliament (NIYP) 2017 will arrive in Canberra on Tuesday afternoon 23 May 2017.

Announcements | 19 May 2017

An exhibition of 12 striking masks and related cultural materials celebrating the rich and continuing tradition in the Torres Strait opens today at the National Museum of Australia in Canberra.

Announcements | 15 May 2017

I wish to pay tribute to Dr Alice (Alitya) Rigney, a trailblazing education advocate who passed away over the weekend.

Announcements | 5 May 2017

Executive Director Strategic Development and Advocacy Dr Wendy Were said that the First Nations Curators Program at the 2017 Venice Biennale builds on the First Nations Curators Exchanges held at 8th Asia Pacific Triennial in 2015 and in New Zealand in 2017.

Announcements | 28 Apr 2017

The return of Indigenous ancestral remains from overseas institutions is only the first step in the journey of returning ancestors back to Country.

Announcements | 28 Apr 2017

The exhibition, called Au Karem ira Lamar Lu, will be on display at the Asian Civilisations Museum and will feature sculptures of marine animals from the Erub Arts Centre.

Announcements | 27 Apr 2017

To raise awareness of the negative impact ghost nets can have on the marine environment the Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA) is working with local Torres Strait artists to turn this harmful waste product into works of art and in turn educate about marine pollution.

Announcements | 25 Apr 2017

Today, Anzac Day, is a time to pause and honour the Australians, including many Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, who have served in Australia’s armed forces.

Announcements | 18 Apr 2017

Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion, has today affirmed his full support for Ms Susan Murphy in her role as a member of the Prime Minister’s Indigenous Advisory Council (IAC).