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A young Aboriginal man wearing a suit and tie is speaking at a rostrum.
Stories | 20 Jun 2017

Barayamal, the only business accelerator program in Australia specifically for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander entrepreneurs, is helping young Indigenous entrepreneur Phillip Harris turn his business idea into reality.

An Indigenous woman dressed in brown dress holds three items of jewellery made from feathers and sticks. In the background are shelves holding painted tins.
Stories | 13 Jun 2017

Monawuy is a CDP participant from Birritjimi in the NT. The CDP has given her the opportunity to learn new skills and in the process, boosted her confidence and sense of independence.

A young Indigenous woman dressed in black polo neck shirt with a Crown insignia stands in a resort lounge featuring lights, booths and chairs.
Stories | 7 Jun 2017

Rachel Steffensen and Crown Resorts are both celebrating. Rachel has a new career in Hospitality and Tourism and Crown has their 500th Indigenous employee.

Five Indigenous men, one Indigenous woman and one non-Indigenous man stand in half circle in front of a statue of a woman holding a sword in the right hand and a set of scales in the left.  Words: 25 years since The Mabo Decision Remember
Stories | 2 Jun 2017

The 25th anniversary of the Mabo High Court Decision is a day of celebration, of remembering Eddie Mabo and his fellow plaintiffs and of learning more about this historic event and the creation of native title.

An Indigenous young man wearing work wear sits in the cab of a truck.
Stories | 1 Jun 2017

Wilfred has kick started his career again and become a role model to his family and is achieving his goals, Wilfred Cox made this happen with the support of his local VTEC provider.

An Indigenous young man and young woman wearing safety tops and an older man dressed in light shirt and dark trousers stand in front of small white van parked in front of yellow building with dark green roller door. Letters on the car door are A.S.A.P.
Stories | 22 May 2017

Several long-term unemployed Aboriginal people in Tasmania, after being given full-time work as part of the National Broadband Network, have demonstrated an increase in confidence and self-esteem as well as the ability to engage with others and take responsibility in the work place.

Woman in pale shirt and dark vest standing in front of Indigenous artwork featuring blue, green, black and ochre coloured elements. A man is to her left dressed in pale shirt and dark jumper standing in front of pale, featureless background.
Stories | 18 May 2017

Indigenous young adults Cassie Moad and Josh Doble have set their feet securely on exciting career paths with Employment Parity Initiative (EPI) Partner, Crown Resorts.

Young Aboriginal woman in red shirt sits in an office with equipment and her colleague in the background. The floor is grey and the walls green in colour.
Stories | 12 May 2017

Corrina Ross is a young Aboriginal woman from Palm Island in Queensland who was worried she would have to leave home to get a job. But thanks to the Australian Government’s Community Development Programme (CDP), Corrina gained the skills required to get a job to stay on Palm Island and contribute to her community’s future.

A large expanse of water is populated by low lying sandy islands with the edge of a salt pan in the distance just below the horizon.
Stories | 8 May 2017

Record summer rains have greened the desert, turned salt pans into lakes, created breeding grounds for thousands of water birds from the Western Australian seacoast, and added to the duties of the Punmu Rangers of the Western Desert.

Montage of four pictures featuring an Indigenous man dressed in safety work wear, two Indigenous people in restaurant kitchen, Indigenous woman behind leafy vegetable and Indigenous man in brimmed hat.
Stories | 2 May 2017

Comments are being sought on the draft Indigenous Business Sector Strategy which proposes new initiatives to create a vibrant and thriving Indigenous business sector, including better access to support services, improved access to finance and stronger networks.

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