Primary School teacher, Rosemaree Whitehead shares and recommends her 7 favourite Indigenous based books with us, just in time for the school holidays.
Canberra is a mid-size city in the South-East of Australia about 300 kilometres south-west of Sydney. It is Australia's capital and seat of the Australian Government.
Traditional Owners: Ngunnawal
Population - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander in ACT (ABS 2016 Census): 6,508 (Total Indigenous and non-Indigenous population of ACT: 403,900)
For more information, see Eastern NSW Regional Office.
News & Announcements
2017 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Student STEM Achievement Award winner, Jessica Storrar, is passionate about science, technology, engineering and medicine and has her heart set on becoming a paediatric surgeon.
High-performing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander senior students from across Australia have come to Canberra to learn more about careers in the Australian Public Service.
This year, the Indigenous Department of Screen Australia is celebrating its 25th anniversary of bringing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander stories to our cinemas and into our living rooms.
Most significant collection of Aboriginal barks goes to China.
Aunty Tina and Uncle Adrian after the Welcome to Country and smoking ceremony.
Krystal Hurst is preserving and sharing her culture through Gillawarra Arts, a Canberra based business that creates jewellery from mainly natural items sourced from all over Australia.