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Announcements | 8 Feb 2018

The Coalition Government is providing a $246,000 boost to Indigenous entrepreneurs in the electorate of Grey, as part of its $115 million Indigenous Entrepreneurs Package election commitment.

Announcements | 8 Feb 2018

The Indigenous Business and Trade Delegation to New Zealand has concluded a successful inaugural visit, strengthening cross-Tasman ties between First Nations peoples and promoting economic development.

Announcements | 25 Jan 2018

The Coalition Government is boosting resources to support increased Traditional Owner involvement in implementing the Reef 2050 Plan with almost $1 million for a consortium of Indigenous and research organisations that will work directly with Traditional Owners to better understand and reflect their aspirations for the Great Barrier Reef and deliver on existing commitments.

Man in yellow high visibility vest and white hard hat turning sausages on BBQ in front of PSG Holdings site and a building site. 2nd man on right side in high vis vest with back turned.
Stories | 24 Jan 2018

PSG Holdings, an Indigenous owned construction and commercial cleaning services company, has experienced considerable growth due to the Australian Government’s Indigenous Procurement Policy.

Announcements | 15 Jan 2018

The Coalition Government is providing a $133,542 boost to Indigenous entrepreneurs in Katherine, Northern Territory, as part of its $115 million Indigenous Entrepreneurs package election commitment.

Two Aboriginal men stoop over a blue tarpaulin shaped as a trough. They are sorting through a plastic bag of bait.
Stories | 11 Jan 2018

li-Anthawirriyarra Sea Rangers Steven Simon and Anthony Johnston are working hard to protect the native fauna of West Island in the Gulf of Carpentaria from cats introduced to the island in 1994.

Left image shows young Aboriginal man wearing brown shorts, lumberjack shirt and boots operating a tile cutter on a bench with a building in the background. Right image shows same man working at a bench cutting a tile with an angle grinder
Stories | 5 Jan 2018

Luke Dunrobin could not find stable work in his hometown of Mackay in Queensland. After moving to Geelong, Victoria, he found satisfying employment through the Jobs, Land and Employment Programme.

Announcements | 20 Dec 2017

New jobs are being created across the Northern Territory with funding announced for ten projects supported by the Aboriginals Benefit Account (ABA).

Aboriginal man dressed in workwear, hat and sunglasses works on a steel structure set on red earth with grass and trees in the background and a bright blue sky overhead.
Stories | 18 Dec 2017

Technology designed and manufactured by the Centre for Appropriate Technology Ltd is assisting people to live in remote communities in Australia.

Announcements | 14 Dec 2017

The Australian Government has announced options to further improve employment and participation in remote communities with the release of a discussion paper on future arrangements for the Community Development Program (CDP).