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6 adults (2 female and 4 male / 3 Aboriginal) dressed in blue shirts featuring Indigenous designs stand in front of a white car on grass with trees in the background.
Stories | 14 May 2018

To celebrate their new swimming qualifications, three youths from Port Hedland decided to swim across Australia’s second largest freshwater man-made lake.

Aboriginal young man dressed in blue shirt. In the background is a light and doorway and some blue colours.
Stories | 19 Mar 2018

Jye Walker is an ABC Heywire Trailblazer enabling change in the lives of youth in the Great Southern region of Western Australia through ‘Rock and Water’, a self-awareness, self-confidence and social skills building program.

An Aboriginal woman dressed in bright aqua and white workout clothing holds a workout weight bar inside a gym with weights and equipment behind her.
Stories | 23 Feb 2018

Kellie McDonald aims to inspire, motivate and encourage Indigenous people and communities to make healthy choices and improve their lifestyles.

Six Indigenous and non-Indigenous young women in different coloured and styles of clothing stand arm in arm. In the background is a playing field.
Stories | 9 Feb 2018

The Heywire Regional Youth Summit brought 53 young people to Canberra to tell their stories about issues of concern in their respective communities.

Aboriginal woman sits on a hill overlooking a small town surrounded by low hills in an arid landscape. On the back of her dark top is ‘Squad of 2017, 25, Fielding’.
Stories | 7 Feb 2018

Mimili welcomed home the towns’ first Indigenous pool lifeguard. Peshwah Fielding, successfully completed her surf lifesaving course with Surf Lifesaving SA.

Non-Indigenous man and Aboriginal woman stand in front of white background with young female Indigenous dancers between and in front of them. All are dressed in black and the dancers wear white face paint.
Stories | 5 Dec 2017

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner, June Oscar AO will lead the ‘Wiyi Yani U Thangani’ (Women’s Voices) project consulting with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women and girls on issues that affect them, their communities and their futures.

Young Aboriginal man in pale blue shirt stands in front of Indigenous artwork displaying dark brown and white animals on a red and yellow background.
Stories | 24 Nov 2017

Rockhampton based Helem Yumba Central Queensland Healing Centre will mark White Ribbon Day by hosting a Community Yarning Circle about violence against women.

Balding man in black t-shirt in foreground with office furniture and windows in the background.
Stories | 14 Sep 2017

Recognised more often as the funny guy on Black Comedy, Steven Oliver turns to a very serious message to share in his other role as an R U OK? Day Ambassador.

A sign reading “Danger Asbestos” attached to a gate with a background of red dirt and dry grass.
Stories | 16 Aug 2017

The Australian Government is funding asbestos eradication projects, including one run in conjunction with the Northern Territory Government to send licensed asbestos removalists to remote communities.

A young Indigenous man dressed in work wear stands in front of a red truck with the letters WYDAC on the cab door. In the background is a white vehicle, trees and buildings.
Stories | 11 Aug 2017

Branston Japangardi Poulson from Yuendumu in the Northern Territory changed his life and found his dream job through hard work and commitment and the support of the Mt Theo Program.

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