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.
Two young Aboriginal men, with desires to help their respective communities, recently graduated from the South Australian Police Academy and have since returned to their homes in the APY Lands in northern South Australia to serve as Community Constables.
Tenders opened today for a major upgrade of the first section of the 210 kilometre main access road between Pukatja (Ernabella) and Umuwa in South Australia's Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands.
Tourism opportunities and feral goat control are just some of the ways the Nipapanha Community Inc. Council and the Nantawarrina rangers it employs are creating jobs and wealth for the local communities.