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Announcements | 8 Mar 2018

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.

Poster with green background and image of 4 overlapping discs with the following words: Victorian Indigenous Engineering Winter School. An event that will change your perspective on engineering. 7-14 July 2018
Event | 7 Jul 2018
Parkville VIC

The Victorian Indigenous Engineering Winter School is on again for 2018!

Six photos in a montage. Starting top left: 2 women with traditional face paint, woman in dark jacket wearing glasses, woman and man standing on street holding Aboriginal flag behind them, group of women in graduation gowns and holding certificates
Stories | 6 Mar 2018

To celebrate International Women’s Day on 8 March, is showcasing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women who are ‘pressing for progress’ in their own lives and in the lives of those in their communities.

Announcements | 5 Mar 2018

Communities across the country will be supported to celebrate NAIDOC Week this year with a $1.4 million grants round.

At left - Inset photo with white dot border: Two Indigenous women dressed in blue flowery dresses. Top right is NAIDOC symbol and below are words: NAIDOC Week local grant applications open. Closes April 3, 2018. Blue dots in waves enclose the image
Grants & Funding | 5 Mar 2018

The NAIDOC Week local grant round is now open; communities can apply for a grant to host a celebration during NAIDOC Week.

Indigenous woman with long black hair wearing black clothing stands in front of the Aboriginal, Australian and Torres Strait Islander flags. In the background is a glass wall behind which is an office.
Stories | 2 Mar 2018

The Australian Government is expanding its use and availability of Indigenous interpreters. Their services help many Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians get better access to government services and opportunities.

Announcements | 1 Mar 2018

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.

AIATSIS CEO, Craig Ritchie, posing in front of a white background with blue framed glasses, light blue shirt and navy blue blazer.
Stories | 1 Mar 2018

Are digital technologies a threat or an opportunity for cultural heritage institutions such as the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)? Craig Ritchie, CEO of AIATSIS, shares his views.

Announcements | 28 Feb 2018

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.

Announcements | 27 Feb 2018

Applications are now open for the next funding round of the Aboriginals Benefit Account (ABA).