You are here

News and Media


Series of changing images all with following words: Celebrate NAIDOC Week, Local grant round open, Applications Close 3 April 2018,
Postcard | 19 Mar 2018

The 2018 NAIDOC Grant funding round is now open.

Announcements | 14 Mar 2018

ABC NEWS is delighted to announce the launch of the Caroline Jones Scholarship, a 12-month cadet position providing financial and on-the-job development for a talented Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person who aspires to be a journalist

At top left are concentric circles beginning on the outside with dots and lines inside leading to a yellow centre. At top right is a yellow hourglass like figure on red background with the word ‘asean’ underneath. Underneath are the words ASEAN-AUSTRALIA
Stories | 13 Mar 2018

Design company Dreamtime Creative designed the logo for the ASEAN-Australia Special Summit, a challenge due to the many Asian cultures and languages present at the summit.

Announcements | 8 Mar 2018

Keeping Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage of the Great Barrier Reef strong, safe and healthy is the goal of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority’s latest action-based initiative.

Announcements | 8 Mar 2018

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner June Oscar is marking International Women’s Day with Indigenous women and girls in South Australia, for the Wiyi Yani U Thangani (Women’s Voices) project.

Female Indigenous elder with ceremonial painting on her body by Wayne Quilliam.
Stories | 8 Mar 2018

Digital storyteller, Wayne Quilliam’s photographic exhibition showcases the achievements, experiences and challenges faced by Australian Indigenous women.

Six photos in a montage. Starting top left: 2 women with traditional face paint, woman in dark jacket wearing glasses, woman and man standing on street holding Aboriginal flag behind them, group of women in graduation gowns and holding certificates
Stories | 6 Mar 2018

To celebrate International Women’s Day on 8 March, is showcasing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women who are ‘pressing for progress’ in their own lives and in the lives of those in their communities.

Announcements | 5 Mar 2018

Communities across the country will be supported to celebrate NAIDOC Week this year with a $1.4 million grants round.

At left - Inset photo with white dot border: Two Indigenous women dressed in blue flowery dresses. Top right is NAIDOC symbol and below are words: NAIDOC Week local grant applications open. Closes April 3, 2018. Blue dots in waves enclose the image
Grants & Funding | 5 Mar 2018

The NAIDOC Week local grant round is now open; communities can apply for a grant to host a celebration during NAIDOC Week.

Indigenous woman with long black hair wearing black clothing stands in front of the Aboriginal, Australian and Torres Strait Islander flags. In the background is a glass wall behind which is an office.
Stories | 2 Mar 2018

The Australian Government is expanding its use and availability of Indigenous interpreters. Their services help many Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians get better access to government services and opportunities.