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Two Indigenous women in black and white clothing stand in front of trees.
Stories | 7 Sep 2018

Amanda Leonard and Courtney Kelly from Bourke in Western NSW are passionate about supporting their community to create stronger and brighter futures for their children.

Aboriginal woman and young girl read a colourful child’s picture book together.
Stories | 4 Sep 2018

Indigenous Literacy Day is a national celebration of Indigenous cultures, stories and languages. It is also designed to lift literacy levels and a love of reading amongst Indigenous children and adults.

Man on left in brown suit and another man on right in dark grey suit sit on a brown couch with legs crossed and smiling.
Stories | 31 Aug 2018

Michael McLeod, CEO of communications company Message Stick, is sending a message to corporate Australia and Indigenous entrepreneurs.

Aboriginal man with long white beard wearing a hat, striped shirt and vest stands in front of a brick building with the following words on the wall: Umeewarra Aboriginal Media Centre 89.1 FM.
Stories | 29 Aug 2018

Umeewarra Radio has been breaking down barriers and Closing the Gap in Port Augusta and surrounding areas since 1987 through community services and music formats which appeal to the Indigenous and non-Indigenous communities.

Aboriginal man and woman dressed in 1800s clothing stand on a rock and grassy hill. In the background are trees, a mountain peak and blue sky.
Stories | 27 Aug 2018

This year, the Indigenous Department of Screen Australia is celebrating its 25th anniversary of bringing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander stories to our cinemas and into our living rooms.

Seven Aboriginal men and women dressed in warm clothing stand next to a red sign just off a dirt road. In the background are bushes, trees and hills. The sign says Nantawarrina IPA – Australia’s first IPA – Visitors welcome – No entry without permit.
Stories | 23 Aug 2018

In 1998, the small community of Nepabunna in the northern Flinders Ranges of South Australia helped to change the way Indigenous owned land could be preserved.

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 | 21 Aug 2018

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

Remote attendance officer Rhonda Collins
Stories | 16 Aug 2018

School attendance worker, Rhonda Collins is passionate about getting kids to school in the community of Kalumburu in Western Australia’s Kimberley region.

Young man with dark hair holding iPad featuring the Bureau of Meteorology’s Indigenous Weather Knowledge website. The webpage shows a map of Australia
Stories | 14 Aug 2018

Indigenous communities have gathered scientific knowledge for thousands of years and Science Week 2018 is a chance to highlight their ongoing relationship with the Australian landmass and the stars.

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 | 9 Aug 2018

The International Day of the World’s Indigenous Peoples is commemorated each year on 9 August. This year’s theme, ‘Indigenous people’s migration and movement’ invites us to examine the ways forward to revitalize Indigenous peoples’ identities and protect their rights.

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