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Announcements | 31 Oct 2017

Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion has welcomed a report from the Australian National Audit Office (ANAO) into the Community Development Programme (CDP) that stated the introduction of the program has been successful.

Announcements | 31 Oct 2017

Statistics released today on external administration appointments to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander corporations indicate the strength of the sector, Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion, said.

Announcements | 30 Oct 2017

Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion has welcomed a Productivity Commission report which has found continued growth in investment in services and program to improve the lives of First Australians.

A group of mainly Aboriginal women and children dressed in an array of colourful clothing stand on grass next to a road corner with a telegraph pole in the background and a sign that says Give Way.
Stories | 30 Oct 2017

A family-wellbeing certificate course in Galiwin’ku, Northern Territory is placing young adult women, including young mothers, on the path to becoming strong and future leaders of their community and an inspiration to other young women and mothers in the community.

Announcements | 29 Oct 2017

Investment and economic opportunities are being opened up across the Northern Territory with township leasing today delivering for the Mantiyupwi traditional owners.

Indigenous woman with dark hair and white shirt with thin navy stripes smiling at Darwin Indigenous Trade Fair.
Stories | 27 Oct 2017

The remote eco-retreat at Banu Banu in East Arnhem Land was one of the many businesses connecting with buyers in Darwin.

Announcements | 27 Oct 2017

The Turnbull Government welcomes the return of Australian Aboriginal ancestors from Canada and Germany this week.

A paint splattered hand holds a paint brush over a painting of coloured dots. Included on the image are the following words: In These Hands Mara nyangangka celebrating 70 years of Ernabella Arts Sturt Gallery 7 December 2017 - 11 February 2018.
Event | 7 Dec 2017
Mittagong NSW

Ernabella Arts, 70 years of Indigenous Art & Design

Indigenous man in a black suit and white shirt standing in front of a backdrop featuring various logos including IDX Indigenous Digital Excellence, Telstra Foundation and National Centre of Indigenous Excellence.
Stories | 27 Oct 2017

2017 IDX Award winner Wayne Denning wants more Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander kids to study STEM subjects so they will feel empowered to take advantage of the opportunities that come from those professions. He also wants to remind them that STEM subjects are part of their DNA.

Announcements | 26 Oct 2017

A contract has been awarded to upgrade the second of three sections of Main Access Road in the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands in far north-western South Australia, and tenders have been called for the final section.