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Announcements | 2 Dec 2013

The Australian Government will commence an independent review into Indigenous Business Australia and the Indigenous Land Corporation, Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Senator Nigel Scullion, announced today.

Announcements | 29 Nov 2013

Immediate changes to the Remote Jobs and Communities Programme (RJCP) will be made to ensure people in remote communities are engaged in training that leads to real jobs or participating in activities that benefit their communities.

Announcements | 23 Nov 2013

I am pleased to announce the membership of the Prime Minister’s Indigenous Advisory Council. I want a new engagement with Aboriginal people to be one of the hallmarks of my Government and the Prime Minister’s Indigenous Advisory Council is an important part of that.

Announcements | 8 Nov 2013

The Federal Government’s Review of Indigenous Training and Employment Programmes is seeking breakthrough ideas from across Australia about how to improve Indigenous employment.

Employers, Indigenous leaders, jobseekers, peak bodies, employment and training providers and other interested parties are invited to provide input into the Review.

Announcements | 31 Oct 2013

On 25 September 2013, the Prime Minister announced an open expressions of interest process for the
Prime Minister’s Indigenous Advisory Council.

This process has now closed.

The Prime Minster expressed his thanks to everyone who submitted expressions of interest.

The Government will announce membership of the Council shortly.

Announcements | 29 Oct 2013
A new, illustrated booklet designed to inform and support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women through the breast cancer journey was launched today by the federal Minister for Health, the Hon Peter Dutton.
Announcements | 25 Oct 2013

A franchisee of a national household goods rental business has released Indigenous consumers from their contracts following an ASIC surveillance for unconscionable conduct.

Announcements | 25 Oct 2013

The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Round Table on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Statistics met in Canberra this week.

Announcements | 21 Oct 2013

Giovanna Webb, a Northern Territory crocodile farmer with a vision to build the skills, knowledge and work experience of Indigenous women has been announced the national winner of the 2013 Rural Women’s Award.

Announcements | 9 Oct 2013

The Federal Government has commissioned a review of Indigenous training and employment programmes.

Prime Minister Tony Abbott said the Government was committed to boosting job opportunities for Indigenous Australians.