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A group of young Indigenous women and their female supervisor standing near a body of water and trees.
Stories | 24 Jan 2017

A group of schoolgirls from the remote Northern Territory community of Ngukurr travelled to Darwin recently to explore future academic opportunities. The students visited several boarding schools, Charles Darwin University (CDU) and Government House, and met with local Aboriginal women who spoke about their own experiences working towards successful careers and being role models for young women in their own communities.

Young Indigenous woman standing in front of sign and to the side of a display table for Indigenous Youth Mobility Pathways. She is dressed in black pants and a colourful shirt showing Indigenous designs.
Stories | 22 Nov 2016

Studying and living independently in Adelaide was difficult for Kelli Gunter of Ceduna but now her future is looking bright and her goals clear after receiving support through the Indigenous Youth Mobility Pathways project.

Children’s Day
Stories | 25 Oct 2016

National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day gives all Australians a chance to celebrate the important part children play in the make-up of this country now, and in our future, as well as those who support and nurture them.

Crows legend Andrew McLeod flanked by new Project Officers, inaugural Crows team member Eddie Hocking (left) and Crow’s SANFL player, Josh Wittwer
Stories | 13 Oct 2016

The Ready Set Crow program is assisting young Indigenous students from the APY Lands and Far West Coast of South Australia to access pathways to further education through mentoring and scholarships.

Yarralin Remote School Attendance Team: L-R; Simon Campbell, Frances Rosas and Jasmin Campbell (SAO), with Jasmin’s daughter, Ameera.
Stories | 19 Sep 2016

School attendance rates in the remote Northern Territory community of Yarralin have increased thanks to some creative thinking by locals.

Michelle Deshong at the Fullbright Commission
Stories | 23 Jun 2016

Michelle Deshong recounts her incredible experience as the 2015 Fulbright Indigenous Professional Scholar. Applications are now open for the 2017 Indigenous Australian Fullbright Scholarship round.

Students from Amata participating in the Deadly Fun Run
Stories | 14 Jun 2016

The Indigenous Marathon Foundation hosted a Deadly Fun Run for students in the remote South Australian Community of Amata.

Pilbara
Stories | 6 Jun 2016

Aboriginal children in the remote Pilbara region of Western Australia are getting quality early childhood education through learning centres.

Stories | 26 Apr 2016

In the remote central Australian Aboriginal community of Ntaria, local teenagers are travelling by horse and foot to Alice Springs to take part in the ANZAC Parade.

Yuendumu Child and Family Centre
Stories | 22 Mar 2016

The recent opening of the Australian Government funded Yuendumu Child and Family Centre will help set local kids on a path to a healthy life and success at school and beyond.

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