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Aboriginal young man dressed in blue shirt. In the background is a light and doorway and some blue colours.
Stories | 19 Mar 2018

Jye Walker is an ABC Heywire Trailblazer enabling change in the lives of youth in the Great Southern region of Western Australia through ‘Rock and Water’, a self-awareness, self-confidence and social skills building program.

Announcements | 15 Mar 2018

The Turnbull Government will invest more than $6 million in a health science centre in Alice Springs which is focused on addressing health challenges faced by Indigenous Australians.

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.

Announcements | 27 Feb 2018

The Close the Gap Campaign welcomes the new investment in the successful ‘National Tacking Indigenous Smoking’ (TIS) programs.

An Aboriginal woman dressed in bright aqua and white workout clothing holds a workout weight bar inside a gym with weights and equipment behind her.
Stories | 23 Feb 2018

Kellie McDonald aims to inspire, motivate and encourage Indigenous people and communities to make healthy choices and improve their lifestyles.

Six Indigenous and non-Indigenous young women in different coloured and styles of clothing stand arm in arm. In the background is a playing field.
Stories | 9 Feb 2018

The Heywire Regional Youth Summit brought 53 young people to Canberra to tell their stories about issues of concern in their respective communities.

Announcements | 8 Feb 2018

A new, purpose-built facility will be constructed for the Community Night Patrol service in Mutitjulu, Northern Territory, increasing community safety and local employment.

Aboriginal woman sits on a hill overlooking a small town surrounded by low hills in an arid landscape. On the back of her dark top is ‘Squad of 2017, 25, Fielding’.
Stories | 7 Feb 2018

Mimili welcomed home the towns’ first Indigenous pool lifeguard. Peshwah Fielding, successfully completed her surf lifesaving course with Surf Lifesaving SA.

Announcements | 22 Dec 2017

Today the Australian Government has received the Australian Law Reform Commission’s final report on the incarceration rates of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

Announcements | 11 Dec 2017

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders living in Mid-West New South Wales will now be able to access comprehensive rehabilitation and mental health services following the opening of the Condobolin Wiradjuri Wellness Centre.