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Four black whales swim in a blue sea with a rocky cliff top in the foreground.
Stories | 12 Oct 2017

Forty seven students from Yalata Anangu School and Oak Valley Anangu School were recently rewarded for their good school attendance with a trip to the Head of Bight, South Australia, for a memorable whale watching experience.

Large group of Indigenous youth and young adults and police officers sit and stand on a lawn in front of a two-storey building.
Stories | 11 Oct 2017

Profound changes are happening in Redfern and surrounding communities due to Clean Slate Without Prejudice, a program designed to motivate and inspire local young people. It introduces discipline into the lives of participants through early morning boxing and martial arts, language lessons and breakfasts, and excursions to Aboriginal cultural sites.

Announcements | 6 Sep 2017

Today marks Indigenous Literacy Day, an opportunity to celebrate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander stories and languages and instill an enduring love of reading.

A young woman stands in a classroom teaching several Indigenous children seated on chairs. In the background are other young adults.
Stories | 30 Aug 2017

Nyoongar Wellbeing and Sports has had success in in re-engaging 95 disengaged Indigenous school students using physical activity, well-being activities, a breakfast program and homework groups.

Announcements | 21 Aug 2017

Staff from the Australian Border Force (ABF) on Thursday Island have donated more than 30 items of clothing to children on Saibai Island today.

Young Indigenous male child in white and blue striped shirt in front of and to left of similar aged Indigenous girl in dark blue shirt who is in front of another Indigenous boy in same type of shirt.
Stories | 4 Aug 2017

National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children's Day is an annual event to celebrate our children. Held on 4 August, Children’s Day is an opportunity for all Australians to show their support for Aboriginal children, and learn about the crucial impact that community, culture and family play in the life of every Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander child.

Announcements | 25 Jul 2017

The Clontarf Foundation is set to nearly double the number of young Indigenous men it supports through secondary school, thanks to an ambitious partnership with government and corporate Australia.

Announcements | 20 Jul 2017

Indigenous students and future sports stars will be grabbing top marks thanks to a $4 million investment from the Coalition Government in a new Centre for Aboriginal Excellence and Leadership at the Port Adelaide Football Club AFL Alberton Oval precinct in South Australia.

Announcements | 17 Jul 2017

The Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion, has congratulated last year’s graduates from the National Rugby League’s (NRL) successful School to Work (S2W) programme – almost all of whom have obtained employment or are pursuing further education.

Announcements | 7 Jul 2017

A successful programme supporting young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Katherine and surrounding communities has received an important funding boost from the Coalition Government.