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Woman in blue and white dress stands before a wall on which are shelves holding books and other materials.
Stories | 17 Dec 2018

Jilkminggan Op-shop in the NT supplies local artists with paint, canvas and other supplies and the local community with clothes, bedding and other necessities.

Seven youth walk across a zebra crossing, each carrying large yellow letters which spell out Heywire. In the background are trees and cars and road.
Announcements | 13 Dec 2018

The ABC Heywire Competition has announced its winners for 2019 and they include 5 Indigenous youth from around Australia.

Black poster on blue background with following words: Entries for the National NAIDOC 2019 Poster Competition now open - Voice Treaty Truth 07-14 July 2019 Let's work together for a shared future.
Postcard | 11 Dec 2018

Entries for the National NAIDOC 2019 poster competition are now being sought.

Young woman dressed in green cricket helmet and clothing and with yellow pads on her legs, swings a cricket bat at a white ball on a grass covered playing arena. In the background is a dark wall and seating above that.
Stories | 10 Dec 2018

Hannah Darlington is humbled and excited. Humbled for having followed in the footsteps of the Aboriginal XI who toured the UK in 1868, and excited to be playing in the WBBL for the Sydney Thunder.

Announcements | 7 Dec 2018

Gunggari man Selwyn Button has been appointed the Registrar of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Corporations, making him the first Indigenous person appointed to the role.

Large group of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people sitting at tables in a darkened room. In the background is a stage and on the ceiling, stage lights.
Stories | 30 Nov 2018

The inaugural First Nations Media Awards, held on Friday 23 November, celebrated the creativity and outstanding contribution of First Nations media workers around Australia.

6 vertical panels of traditional art and words the following words across them: AMA Indigenous Medical Scholarship 2019 - applications open
Announcements | 30 Nov 2018

Applications are now open for the 2019 AMA Indigenous Medical Scholarship, a program that has supported Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students to study medicine since 1994.

Three images featuring Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people dressed in different clothing and in different settings. Another image features the following words only: The winners of the 2018 Indigenous Governance Awards. Other images feature words:
Stories | 27 Nov 2018

Congratulations to the winners of the 2018 Indigenous Governance Awards who were recognised for their leadership and good management.

Announcements | 26 Nov 2018

Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion, has paid tribute to the prominent Indigenous rights activist Dr Mabo, who passed away yesterday.

Announcements | 21 Nov 2018

Get your entries in for the National NAIDOC 2019 Poster Competition!