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Announcements | 14 Jul 2017

The Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion, has paid tribute to Mr Booth Senior, a highly respected Warramunga elder who recently passed away in Binjari.

Announcements | 14 Jul 2017

The 2017 Cairns Indigenous Art Fair (CIAF) 2017 is underway.

Announcements | 10 Jul 2017

The Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion, and the Minister for Indigenous Health, Ken Wyatt AM, have paid tribute to Mr Chi, an admired playwright, musician and composer who passed away in his hometown of Broome late last month.

Indigenous male stands next to an older Indigenous woman on red carpet, the woman is holding large blue plate.
Stories | 6 Jul 2017

Yuggera Elder Aunty Faye Carr from Ipswich, Queensland has been named the 2017 National NAIDOC Female Elder of the Year for her long contribution to her community.

An elderly Aboriginal man holds a large blue plate with a younger Aboriginal man standing to his right and an Aboriginal man with a grey beard standing to his left.
Stories | 6 Jul 2017

Badimaya man Ollie George has been named the 2017 National NAIDOC Male Elder of the Year Award for his tireless work preserving the Badimaya language.

An Aboriginal woman holding a large golden coloured plate with the words “2017 National NAIDOC Lifetime Achievement Award”.
Stories | 6 Jul 2017

Noongar woman Di Ryder is the 2017 National NAIDOC Lifetime Achievement Award winner.

Indigenous man in the Australian basketball uniform dribbles a basketball down the court with a crowd in the background looking on.
Stories | 5 Jul 2017

Patrick Mills has been named the prestigious 2017 National NAIDOC Person of the Year for his outstanding success on the basketball court and his inspirational role off it.

Announcements | 5 Jul 2017

FEDERAL Member for Leichhardt Warren Entsch and Minister for Indigenous Affairs Nigel Scullion have paid tribute to the late Bishop Saibo Mabo who was laid to rest at a funeral service on Thursday Island earlier this month.

Announcements | 5 Jul 2017

NAIDOC Week is a time to celebrate Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, history, culture and achievements, while recognising the immense contributions that Indigenous Australians make to our great country.

Announcements | 4 Jul 2017

The Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion, has paid tribute to the Mayor of West Daly Regional Council, who passed away on Sunday.

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