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Creating jobs and a better economy in remote communities
Stories | 19 Aug 2012

Remote communities around Australia are coming up with fresh ideas to create jobs and better living standards.

Tjuwanpa Resource Centre
Stories | 15 Aug 2012

Community members from the Tjuwanpa Outstations, near Ntaria (Hermannsburg) in the Northern Territory, have welcomed Australian Government funding for essential service deliveries to homelands and outstations over the next ten years, as part of the Australian Government’s Stronger Futures initiative.

Stories | 14 Aug 2012

Many Indigenous Australians have found that running a small business can be a great way to generate income and become self-sufficient.

Competition winners Lynne Duthie, (L) and Alisha Nelson on the Larapinta Trail
Stories | 14 Aug 2012

Our two Walkabout for Change competition winners, Lynne Duthie and Alisha Nelson, have returned after completing the Indigenous Community Volunteer’s Walkabout for change.

Associate Professor Ted Wilkes, chair of the National Indigenous Drug and Alcohol Committee, is increasing awareness of Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD), Fremantle, WA.
Stories | 13 Aug 2012

The dangers of Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder can be prevented if women stop drinking when they’re pregnant.

Stories | 6 Aug 2012

Applications for the Puggy Hunter Memorial Scholarships for 2013 are now open and will close on 16 September 2012.

The Mabo family lead the Mabo Day Reconciliation march along The Strand in Townsville, QLD. Photo: John Paul Janke, AIATSIS.
Stories | 6 Aug 2012

We celebrate the 20th anniversary of the historic Mabo decision.

Stories | 30 Jul 2012

This year marks the 25th anniversary of National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day (NAICD).

Dwayne Bosen of AFL Cape York promotes Aussie rules football in remote communities, Cairns, QLD.
Stories | 30 Jul 2012

Indigenous footballers face a number of challenges when they move from their communities to the big cities.

Six years after buying their first house, the growing Bonson family are moving to a new, larger home.
Stories | 25 Jul 2012

The Australian dream of owning your own home can seem impossible for many but for Naomi and John Bonson of Darwin, it is now a reality – with a little help from Indigenous Business Australia (IBA).

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