You are here

Stories

Pages

Elderly Aboriginal man in white shirt and jeans squats next to a river on a sandy shore. In the background on the other side of the river are houses and trees.
Stories | 16 Aug 2019

Learn the story of Burramattagal (Parramatta River) as told by Uncle Jimmy Smith of the Wangal people.

Young Aboriginal girl in red school uniform and three soldiers (2 women and 1 man) surround a white dog on a grassed area. One soldier holds a hose. In the background is a playground.
Stories | 14 Aug 2019

The remote community of Jigalong in WA is getting new infrastructure, additional health services and certified training courses thanks to AACAP.

White haired Aboriginal woman wearing blue and white collared shirt sits on a floor. To her left is a graphic of leaves and the following words: 9 August International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples.
Stories | 8 Aug 2019

The theme for the 2019 International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples is Indigenous Languages.

Three generations of an Indigenous family. At left is a young adult woman in pale dress. Next to her is an older woman in blue and orange dress holding a young boy in shorts and white t-shirt. At right is a man in pale pink shirt. Trees in the background.
Stories | 8 Aug 2019

Finding your Indigenous ancestors takes commitment and perseverance but when you get to know them, you come to know yourself a little more.

Line of young people arm in arm wearing various clothing styles stand on a hard pale surface and in front of a wall with the words in very large print: Think Beyond.
Stories | 6 Aug 2019

STEM award winners Jordan Griffiths and Jordan Salmon travelled to the USA recently to share their culture and scientific knowledge.

Group of children and adults sit on a low wall. In front is a grassed area on which is a pole. On the other side of the pole stands an Aboriginal man. In the background is a fence and trees and more grass.
Stories | 1 Aug 2019

At Cullunghutti Aboriginal Child and Family Centre, the preservation of language is assured by teaching it in the early years of a child’s development.

Stories | 31 Jul 2019

In the East Kimberley the Aboriginal Rangers for Reserve 31165 are working hard to prevent Mimosa pigra, a noxious weed, from spreading across northern WA.

Vehicle on red dirt road travelling across plain with low shrubs on both sides of road. Setting sun in the background
Stories | 30 Jul 2019

To celebrate World Ranger Day, Indigenous.gov.au honours the sacrifice and work of Australia’s Indigenous Rangers by looking back at ranger stories from the past year.

Many young people stand in semi-circle watching a ceremony. The image is overlayed with the colours yellow, red, blue and green and the word WEX with letters made from multiple white lines in parallel.
Stories | 26 Jul 2019

WEX 2019 invites up to 70 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students to Canberra to learn about career opportunities in the Australian Public Service.

A man dressed in an air force uniform and holding a photo of another man in uniform sits on a dirt mound with a setting sun and buildings in the background.
Stories | 16 Jul 2019

Find out how the Air Force celebrated NAIDOC Week in the Middle East.

Pages