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Announcements | 11 Dec 2014

The Government has decided to recommend to His Excellency the Governor-General the reappointment of Mr Mick Gooda as the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner. The appointment will be for a period of two years commencing on 1 February 2015.

Announcements | 11 Dec 2014

Thirty Indigenous Australians have graduated today from the 2013-14 Indigenous Australian Government Development Programme.

Announcements | 9 Dec 2014

Babies born in 2014 were given a first-ever “Welcome to Country” at Hope Vale recently.

Announcements | 9 Dec 2014

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children are spending more time on physical activity than non-Indigenous children, according to figures released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) today.

Announcements | 9 Dec 2014

Indigenous organisations in the Northern Territory are being invited to apply for funding under a new Aboriginals Benefit Account (ABA) funding round that opens on Monday 8 December.

Announcements | 8 Dec 2014

More communities across northern Australia will have access to low aromatic unleaded fuel with the opening of a bulk storage tank in Darwin today.

Announcements | 6 Dec 2014

The Abbott Government is to embark on a major reform of employment services in remote Australia to put an end to sit-down welfare.

Announcements | 5 Dec 2014

A group of 34 Indigenous men and women will today reach a personal and professional milestone when they complete the Defence Indigenous Pre Recruitment Course (IPRC) at HMAS Cerberus, Victoria.

Announcements | 2 Dec 2014

Services delivered under the National Partnership Agreement (NPA) on Stronger Futures in the Northern Territory (SFNT) have helped improve oral health among Indigenous children living in the Northern Territory, according to a report released today by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW).

Announcements | 1 Dec 2014

Mr Edward Fry, an Indigenous Australian with extensive experience working in the resource sector, has been appointed Chair of Indigenous Business Australia (IBA) for a three-year period, effective from Monday 1 December 2014.