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Announcements | 17 Jan 2017
  • Two new dams will be built as part of the APY Lands Main Access Road Upgrade project
  • Water from the dams will be used during the second stage of construction works between Double Tank and Mimili
  • The upgrade will also improve living standards for the local Anangu community through improved water security

Regional Anangu Services Aboriginal Corporation has started work on a $245,000 contract to build two new dams between Mimili and Fregon in South Australia.

Indigenous male holding a medal.
Stories | 30 Nov 2016

Zibeon Fielding of Mimili in the APY Lands was part of a group of twelve Indigenous men and women, members of the Indigenous Marathon Project (IMP), who ran the 2016 New York Marathon. Prior to the founding of the IMP, no Indigenous man or woman had completed any major international marathon. Today Australia has 65 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander international marathoners.

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.

Announcements | 31 Oct 2016

Joint media release
Prime Minister - The Hon. Malcolm Turnbull MP
Minister for Defence - Senator the Hon. Marise Payne
SA State Minister for Aboriginal Affairs and Reconciliation - The Hon. Kyam Mayer MLC

Residents living in the South Australian Aboriginal community of Yalata will benefit from $7 million in improvements to infrastructure, health and education services in 2018 thanks to the Army Aboriginal Community Assistance Programme (AACAP).

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.

Amata youth and leaders finding strength and re-connecting with their culture on country in the Musgrave Ranges
Stories | 6 Oct 2016

Over 20 participants in the Community Development Programme have contributed to a successful three day walk through the Musgrave Ranges. The 30 kilometre walk had a positive impact on the young men from the community of Amata as well as the Community Elders and Anangu Mentors who taught and bonded with them.

Amata Fun Run Champions from left: Elesoar Pan, Hannah Lewis, Evan Windy (front) and Sharon Dingamam (c) Geoff Pryor
Stories | 2 Aug 2016

Four young people from Amata in South Australia enjoyed an exciting and inspiring weekend and gave 100 per cent as they represented their community at the National Deadly Fun Run Championships in Yulara, Northern Territory.

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.

An Indigenous male and female ranger are bending over wearing gloves and working in the long grass
Stories | 3 Mar 2016

Aboriginal rangers in the Murray-Darling Basin are a key to keeping the environment in good shape and are undertaking training in bush regeneration. 

Birds flocking to Lake Mary in Kokatha lands. Photo courtesy of South Australian Arid Lands Natural Resources Management Board.
Stories | 4 Feb 2016

The Kokatha people are the traditional owners of a large area of central South Australia, and have recently been awarded Native Title over 30 000 square kilometres of their country. They are eager to use Native Title to create employment opportunities for their mob.   

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