The Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) Round Table on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Statistics met in Canberra this week.
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.
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.
The Young Endeavour docked in Hobart today, with Aboriginal woman Deanna Kennedy, from Katherine in the Northern Territory, among the crew who sailed from Melbourne to Hobart.
The Registrar of Indigenous Corporations, Anthony Beven, has released his fifth report on the top 500 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander corporations.