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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.

Young woman in red dress holds hands and skates with Indigenous young man in white shirt and black pants.
Stories | 14 Nov 2017

Harley Windsor is Australia’s first Indigenous Winter Olympian and will partner with Katia Alexandrovskaya in the figure skating pairs at the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympic Games.

Two adult males and two young men dressed in mainly blue shirts, stand arm in arm in front of tropical foliage atop a mountain. In the background is mountain terrain and low-lying cloud.
Stories | 10 Nov 2017

This year, a group of South Australian Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal students and their leaders walked the Kokoda Trail in commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the battle.

Announcements | 9 Nov 2017

Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion has welcomed the 2018 NAIDOC Week theme, Because of her, we can!, announced today by the National NAIDOC Committee.

Black background with blue dots across the top and a multi-coloured logo just below featuring the words Celebrating NAIDOC Week. Below that are the words Because of her, we can - 8-15 July 2018.
Announcements | 9 Nov 2017

NAIDOC Week 2018 will celebrate the invaluable contributions that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women have made – and continue to make - to our communities, our families, our rich history and to our nation.

Announcements | 27 Oct 2017

The Turnbull Government welcomes the return of Australian Aboriginal ancestors from Canada and Germany this week.

Indigenous dancers in full traditional dress perform next to a fire on a grassed area in front of onlookers. In the background are tall trees.
Stories | 26 Oct 2017

Indigenous rangers and land managers recently gathered in the beautiful Bunya Mountains of Queensland to share important and traditional fire management skills at the Bonye Bonye Fire Workshop. The retention of these skills is fundamental for Aboriginal people to manage their country.

Announcements | 26 Oct 2017

The Turnbull Government has carefully considered the Referendum Council’s call to amend the Constitution to provide for a national Indigenous representative assembly to constitute a “Voice to Parliament”.

Announcements | 25 Oct 2017

The National NAIDOC Committee has kicked off plans for NAIDOC Week 2018 with the appointment of five members to its ranks.

Group of Aboriginal women and children dressed in colourful clothing stand in front of a grey and blue building on a path with grass in the foreground.
Stories | 20 Oct 2017

Women from Wujal Wujal Women’s Group drove north to the Starcke Homestead for 3 days of yarning, fishing and lots of laughter. However, things didn’t go entirely to plan!

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