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An elderly Aboriginal man performs a traditional dance at the Remote Indigenous Media Festival.
Stories | 11 Dec 2017

The remote desert community of Irrunytju (also known as Wingellina) recently hosted the nineteenth Remote Indigenous Media Festival. The Festival gave attendees the chance to Lutjurringkulala nintiringama ngapartji ngapartji, (come together to learn and share with fellow attendees).

Announcements | 4 Dec 2017

Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion has paid tribute to Bundjalung man, Mr Sol Bellear AM.

Announcements | 1 Dec 2017

The Turnbull Government will host a National Indigenous Languages Convention on the Gold Coast on 23 February 2018.

Close up image of Aboriginal woman with face in hands, mouth closed and staring directly into camera.
Stories | 1 Dec 2017

International human rights photographer Belinda Mason spent 3 years creating ‘Unfinished Business’, an exhibition examining the stories of 30 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with disability.

Announcements | 20 Nov 2017

The Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion has announced funding to help Palm Island commemorate its history and proudly celebrate its culture in centenary events beginning in January 2018.

Announcements | 17 Nov 2017

Today, the 42,000 year old ancestral remains of Mungo Man and 104 others will be returned to Traditional Owners in a ceremony at Lake Mungo, South Western New South Wales.

The hand of an Aboriginal man, wearing a silver watch, gently lays on top of a traditional wood box. The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island flags can be seen in the background.
Stories | 17 Nov 2017

The remains of an Aboriginal man who lived at Lake Mungo in Western New South Wales 42,000 years ago have been returned to Country.

An Aboriginal woman and man stand on a street holding the Aboriginal flag. Behind are many people dressed in running wear crossing a finish line, above which hangs a banner on an overhead walkway.
Stories | 16 Nov 2017

Cara Smith from Queanbeyan started a journey of change that included completing the New York City Marathon.

Announcements | 16 Nov 2017

Today we announce a project to share world-leading fire management expertise developed by Indigenous Australians to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and improve land management outcomes in Botswana.

Announcements | 14 Nov 2017

Preserving Indigenous audio-visual cultural material, learning about the needs of caregivers of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cancer survivors, and finding ways to help Indigenous small businesses prosper are amongst the important new research projects to be undertaken by Australia’s Indigenous researchers with new Australian Government funding announced today.

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