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Former co-chair of the National NAIDOC Committee, Ms Anne Martin AM, has been named in the Australia Day 2019 honours
Stories | 29 Jan 2019

Former co-chair of the National NAIDOC Committee, Ms Anne Martin AM, has been appointed a Member of the Order of Australia. She talks about her journey to higher education and her passion to help others achieve their goals.

A man in a blue business shirt leans against a vertical timber support beam. He is smiling.
Stories | 23 Jan 2019

A conference will be held at the National Library of Australia in February 2019 titled: Language Keepers: Preserving Indigenous Languages. Professor Kim Scott from WA will speak the impact of language on identity and connection with place.

There are 3 young Indigenous people facing the camera and smiling. They are standing shoulder to shoulder, outside on an overcast day, in front of flowering grasses and trees.
Stories | 18 Jan 2019

The Aboriginal Summer School for Excellence in Technology and Science, held by the CSIRO, has given young people a taste of university life alongside cultural studies and networking sessions.

A spear with a flint head is held by an old Aboriginal hand.
Stories | 17 Jan 2019

The award winning film Ngambi, which has its television premiere on NITV, follows Roy Wuyŋumbi Ashley as he shares an all-encompassing story of Wagilak identity, culture and law.

Aboriginal man in cap in front of pile of sand and green shrubbery.
Stories | 14 Jan 2019

Benjamin Bayliss dropped out of school but has returned to help struggling students, because he knows how.

The first image shows 3 adult male footballers on a grassy oval on a sunny day. One is facing the camera, the others are facing away from the camera.The second image is an action shot of 2 girls of late primary school age on a grassy oval playing football
Stories | 9 Jan 2019

A surge in popularity has pushed the National Indigenous Touch Football Knockout competition to new heights, attracting more than 500 players to Dubbo last month.

Indigenous Primary School teacher standing front of Indigenous artwork of Honey ants and dots in circles on a brown background.
Stories | 7 Jan 2019

Primary School teacher, Rosemaree Whitehead shares and recommends her 3 favourite Indigenous based films with us, just in time for the school holidays.

There is a graphic showing 5 vertical panels. Underneath is a horizontal panel. The vertical panels have portraits of Indigenous Australians. The first from the left is a seated man wearing a hat who is looking away from the camera. The second is a mature
Stories | 4 Jan 2019

As the sun came up over the horizon on January 1 it marked the dawn of the International Year of Indigenous Languages.

White background with orange circle with “Summer Food Series” written in the middle. To the right half a watermelon, two strawberries and one banana.
Stories | 24 Dec 2018

Refreshing summer foods are a treat to prepare in the kitchen during the school holidays or as an after school snack.

Seven young Aboriginal women, most wearing blue t-shirts stand in a group in a room with a board floor and a book case in the background. At left on the wall are the words Penguin Random House Australia.
Stories | 18 Dec 2018

Seven female students from Tiwi College in the Northern Territory just did the near impossible. They wrote, illustrated and published a book in less than a week and grew in confidence throughout the journey.