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Announcements | 6 Mar 2014

New accommodation for service providers in Fregon in the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands has started to generate an income for the community which will be invested in improved infrastructure by the Community Council.

Announcements | 4 Mar 2014

 Australian Government is investing up to $4 million over two years to provide an additional 16 Indigenous ranger positions in the Northern Territory under an expanded Working on Country programme.

Announcements | 28 Feb 2014

Minister for Human Services Senator the Hon Marise Payne and Minister for Indigenous Affairs, the Hon Nigel Scullion, are encouraging Indigenous people to apply for the Department of Human Services' Indigenous Apprenticeship Programme which opened today.

Announcements | 28 Feb 2014

Initiatives that benefit Indigenous people living in the Northern Territory will receive almost $2.5 million in support from the Australian Government through the latest Aboriginals Benefit Account (ABA) funding round.

Announcements | 26 Feb 2014

The Australian Government will invest a total of $12 million to support improvements to vital seawall infrastructure in the Torres Strait.

Announcements | 21 Feb 2014

The Indigenous Employment Programme Labour Market Assistance Outcome report has now been released.

Stories | 14 Feb 2014

To recognise the achievements and excellence of Supply Nation’s Indigenous Certified Suppliers and Members, nominations are now open for Supply Nation’s Connect 2014 Supplier Diversity Awards.

Stories | 5 Feb 2014

The Australian Government, in partnership with TAFE Western, is offering a free Virtual Advisor Programme to assist Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander businesses and organisations improve their online presence and competitiveness.

Stories | 31 Jan 2014

The small Aboriginal community of Hope Vale in Far North Queensland is now home to an 80 hectare banana plantation, a new agricultural business that is providing 40 fulltime jobs and casual work for a number of locals.

Announcements | 23 Jan 2014

 New figures released today by the Coalition Government reveal Australia’s Indigenous employment gap has widened over the last 5 years.