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Young woman sits on a wall with her back to a pillar. She is dressed in dark slacks and light shirt. In the background is a tree, a river, two bridges and houses.
Stories | 21 Mar 2018

Ngarrindjeri woman Aninna Tarasenko is one of the first participants selected for a new program, training Correctional Services Officers who can provide culturally appropriate support for Indigenous prisoners.

At top left are concentric circles beginning on the outside with dots and lines inside leading to a yellow centre. At top right is a yellow hourglass like figure on red background with the word ‘asean’ underneath. Underneath are the words ASEAN-AUSTRALIA
Stories | 13 Mar 2018

Design company Dreamtime Creative designed the logo for the ASEAN-Australia Special Summit, a challenge due to the many Asian cultures and languages present at the summit.

Announcements | 8 Mar 2018

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner June Oscar is marking International Women’s Day with Indigenous women and girls in South Australia, for the Wiyi Yani U Thangani (Women’s Voices) project.

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.

Six Aboriginal women dressed in black with bright green sashes draped around their necks and one Aboriginal child stand on a flat surface with grass and trees, a car and buildings in the background. Most of them hold a framed certificate in their hands.
Stories | 29 Nov 2017

Six Aboriginal women and an Aboriginal man from the APY Lands in South Australia recently completed the Certificate IV in Early Language and Literacy, giving them the expertise to teach language skills to preschool and early school years children.

Two adult males and two young men dressed in mainly blue shirts, stand arm in arm in front of tropical foliage atop a mountain. In the background is mountain terrain and low-lying cloud.
Stories | 10 Nov 2017

This year, a group of South Australian Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal students and their leaders walked the Kokoda Trail in commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the battle.

Young Aboriginal man wearing a grey hoody and cap looks out over bush landscape with cloudy sky in the background.
Stories | 2 Nov 2017

Relocating from Ceduna to Adelaide was a big decision for Jason Coleman. It was motivated by thoughts about his future, and enabled through the IYLP and AISSA.

Announcements | 26 Oct 2017

A contract has been awarded to upgrade the second of three sections of Main Access Road in the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands in far north-western South Australia, and tenders have been called for the final section.

Four black whales swim in a blue sea with a rocky cliff top in the foreground.
Stories | 12 Oct 2017

Forty seven students from Yalata Anangu School and Oak Valley Anangu School were recently rewarded for their good school attendance with a trip to the Head of Bight, South Australia, for a memorable whale watching experience.

Group of people sitting under large rock formation. In the foreground is long grass.
Stories | 28 Sep 2017

The black-footed rock-wallaby (warru) was nearing extinction in northern South Australia until the creation of the Warru Recovery Team, made up of Indigenous rangers and scientists. The recent release of 25 warru into the wild comes at the end of intensive breeding, preservation and feral predator control.


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