Remote attendance officer Rhonda Collins

School attendance worker, Rhonda Collins is passionate about getting kids to school in the community of Kalumburu in Western Australia’s Kimberley...

Young man with dark hair holding iPad featuring the Bureau of Meteorology’s Indigenous Weather Knowledge website. The webpage shows a map of Australia

Indigenous communities have gathered scientific knowledge for thousands of years and Science Week 2018 is a chance to highlight their ongoing...

White haired Aboriginal woman wearing blue and white collared shirt sits on a floor. To her left is a graphic of leaves and the following words: 9 August International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples.

The International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples is commemorated each year on 9 August. This year’s theme, ‘Indigenous people’s migration...

Indigenous woman with face painted in white and yellow, wearing red clothing at the Garma Festival.

Each year, 2,500 people travel to Gulkula, in North-East Arnhem Land, to discuss pressing issues and share in ancient Yolngu culture at the Garma...

li-Anthawirriyarra Sea Ranger Sean Fitzpatrick tagging a sea turtle at night under torchlight on the sand.

World Ranger Day celebrates the courage and sacrifice of rangers as they work to protect the planet’s natural treasures and cultural heritage.

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A man in paint spattered t-shirt and 5 Aboriginal women in different coloured clothes stand behind a work bench with a dark blue cloth over it showing pale blue traditional Indigenous shapes and designs.

The 2018 Aboriginals Benefit Account (ABA) funding round is open.


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