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Aboriginal Elders Council of South Australia executive officer Janine Haynes with Louise Herft from Aged Rights Advocacy Service, North Adelaide, SA.
Stories | 23 Jul 2012

We discuss what elder abuse is and why it’s important for communities to speak up and take a stand to support our older people.

Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu
Stories | 17 Jul 2012

The National Disability Awards recognise outstanding achievements and contributions from people with disability or people, groups and businesses who are making a difference to the lives of people with disability.

Award nominations are open so be quick and nominate someone you know now!

Nominations close 5pm AEST, Friday 20 July 2012

Previous finalists and winners have included a paralympian, an engineer, a small business, a supermarket chain and a teacher.

Indigenous APS trainees
Stories | 17 Jul 2012

Around 300 people attended the touch football fields in Deakin, ACT for the 2012 Australian Public Service NAIDOC Week Touch Football Competition. The competition, which is now in its tenth year, is sponsored by the Australian Public Service Commission (APSC), in partnership with the Department of Education, Employment and Workplace Relations (DEEWR) and Touch Football ACT.

The competition has become a key celebratory event for NAIDOC week in Canberra, promoting understanding and respect amongst Indigenous and non-Indigenous Commonwealth Government employees.

Business Opportunities
Stories | 16 Jul 2012

Indigenous owned small businesses around the country are successfully tapping into new markets

Health Hero Lorena Walker is a dental nurse in Alice Springs
Stories | 13 Jul 2012

Are you an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person who thinks a career in health might be for you? Great! Check out the Department of Health and Ageing’s Health Heroes campaign to help you find the right pathway to reach your goal.

NAIDOC award winner Bunna Lawrie
Stories | 13 Jul 2012

Newslines looks at the winners from this year’s National NAIDOC Awards

NAIDOC Awards 2012
Stories | 13 Jul 2012

Newlines looks at the winners from this year’s National NAIDOC Awards.

Stories | 12 Jul 2012

Aboriginal television and film actor, Aaron Pedersen, has been named Patron for International Day of People with Disability and the National Disability Awards for 2012. Mr Pederson is well suited to take on the role as 2012 patron, having taken care of his younger brother, who has cerebral palsy and a mild intellectual disability.

Tamara Suey
Stories | 10 Jul 2012

Are you looking for a career in the Australian government? The Australian Public Service Commission is calling for applications for their 2013 Australian Public Service (APS) Indigenous Pathways Programs for Indigenous Graduates, Cadets and Trainees.

Chrissy Grant, Wanggawuy "Grace" Mununggurritj and Amy Rayner with some of the Working on Country Exhibition photos
Stories | 9 Jul 2012

The story of Australia’s hundreds of Working on Country rangers is on show in a photographic exhibition at the Australian National Botanic Gardens. Participants in the Australian Government’s Working on Country and Indigenous Protected Areas programs were invited to get out their cameras and start snapping for the third biennial Working on Country Photography Competition.