The Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion, has paid tribute to Waal Waal, a strong and inspirational internationally renowned artist and cultural leader from Aurukun who sadly passed away in late January.
The ABC Heywire 2019 competition winners pitched their ideas in Canberra last week to improve life in remote and rural Australia. Young Indigenous men and women were among this year’s participants, proposing everything from business start-up kits to a new mobile app.
A week of activities has been held to mark the release of the 2019 Closing the Gap report. It included a fun run and walk, an Indigenous Business Trade Fair and the announcement of new targets for the Commonwealth’s Indigenous Procurement Policy,
Join IndigiGrow at the iconic Blak Markets at Bare Island, La Perouse this Sunday February 24th from 9:30am to 3pm and buy your bushfood plants and support their "Plant an endangered native plant," crowdfunding campaign.