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.
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.
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.
The recent declaration of the Yappala Properties Indigenous Protected Area (IPA) is not only preserving and strengthening local culture and environment, it’s providing employment opportunities for the whole community.
The Australian Government will fast-track the implementation of GenerationOne’s demand-driven training model to help more Indigenous Australians into jobs by better connecting employers and jobseekers.
The Marngarr Resource Centre Aboriginal Corporation is just one of the many Indigenous organisations around the country that has focused on creating new employment opportunities for people in their community.