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Announcements | 25 Oct 2017

The National NAIDOC Committee has kicked off plans for NAIDOC Week 2018 with the appointment of five members to its ranks.

Announcements | 25 Oct 2017

A new mobile phone app has been launched which promises to help Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in remote areas make healthy food choices.

Young Indigenous woman in dark blue uniform stands holding a dentist drill behind a smiling man wearing sunglasses and lying back in a dentist chair.
Stories | 23 Oct 2017

Dual award winner Bria Cusack is on a path to success because of hard work, sacrifice and a passion to improve oral health in Indigenous communities.

Announcements | 23 Oct 2017

The number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander persons employed in professional occupations such as health and education has increased by over 75 per cent in ten years, reveals latest data from the 2016 Census.

Announcements | 23 Oct 2017

The Construction industry has seen the largest growth in jobs for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people over the past five years, according to latest 2016 Census data.

Announcements | 23 Oct 2017

Ministers from federal, state and territory governments will meet in Canberra today to focus national efforts on Indigenous policy.

Group of Aboriginal women and children dressed in colourful clothing stand in front of a grey and blue building on a path with grass in the foreground.
Stories | 20 Oct 2017

Women from Wujal Wujal Women’s Group drove north to the Starcke Homestead for 3 days of yarning, fishing and lots of laughter. However, things didn’t go entirely to plan!

Announcements | 20 Oct 2017

Independent consultants have been engaged to conduct evaluations of the Australian Government’s Indigenous Australians’ Health Program (IAHP).

Announcements | 19 Oct 2017

The proportion of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples aged 18 years and over who smoke tobacco decreased significantly from 55 per cent to 45 per cent, a fall of 22 per cent, over 20 years from 1994 to 2014–15, according to new modelling by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) in partnership with the Menzies School of Health Research.

Announcements | 19 Oct 2017

The Wajarri Yamatji people and the Budina people have celebrated significant native title determinations this week in Western Australia.

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