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Beswick artists Peter Lindsay and Bruce Hall in front of a mural they created for Beswick’s new store
Stories | 17 Dec 2015

The new community store at Beswick, Northern Territory has created local jobs, including for artists who painted a mural on the store.  

Three Aboriginal men dressed in orange work clothing and standing on red dusty soil next to a building prepare timber for use in construction.
Stories | 10 Sep 2015

A new community store for Jilkminggan means both local jobs and a wider range of healthy goods for sale.

Margaret Lindsay in the NT community of Bulman
Stories | 7 Nov 2014

Margaret Lindsay loves living in the remote NT community of Bulman, saying it’s a great place to raise a family.

Pormpuraaw's upgraded airstrip.
Stories | 21 Oct 2014

Residents of Pormpuraaw, 900 kilometres west of Cairns on the Gulf of Carpentaria, are resting easier, knowing their connection with the outside world is secure.

A dream job helping others in his community.
Stories | 20 Oct 2014

Clayton Dixon is just the type of person you want handy when something gets broken around your home. Clayton, a 28 year old husband, and father of two sons, works as a Housing Maintenance Officer (HMO) in his home community of Papunya in the Central Desert region of the Northern Territory.

Ben “Baru” Pascoe speaking at a community meeting in Maningrida.
Stories | 7 Jul 2014

Maningrida’s Ben “Baru” Pascoe has many roles; he is a talented musician, an Elder of the Mardarrpa clan, a Djunggay (caretaker of his mother’s song lines and totems) and a grandfather.

Yirrkala Indigenous Engagement Officer, Djapirri Mununggirritj.
Stories | 7 Oct 2013

Like many communities in the Northern Territory, Yirrkala in North East Arnhem Land has its own Indigenous Engagement Officer (IEO).

Ramingining Indigenous Engagement Officer Norman Daymirringu, NT
Stories | 5 Aug 2013

In communities around the Northern Territory, Indigenous Engagement Officers, or IEOs for short, are working to create stronger futures for their people.

The team from Sunrise Health Service at the Barunga Sports and Cultural Festival 2013.
Stories | 16 Jul 2013

The Barunga Sports and Cultural Festival in the Northern Territory is one of Australia's longest running cultural festivals.

Jameson (centre) with his volunteer award at the Stronger Futures Alice 3on3. Pictured with role model Jacinta Price and Vibe Australia Managing Director, Gavin Jones.
Stories | 10 Jul 2013

For Jameson Casson, helping his community comes naturally. The 27-year-old from Tennant Creek has donated countless hours of his time collecting cans and bottles around Tennant Creek to raise funds for new sporting equipment for youth in his community.

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