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Aboriginal young man dressed in ranger uniform in foreground with river and trees in the background.
Stories | 12 Feb 2019

Cody Millar stayed in school so he could he achieve his childhood dream and become a li-Anthawirriyarra Sea Ranger, working out of Borroloola, Northern Territory.

Aboriginal woman in dark blue shirt stands next to a glass display cabinet featuring red cricket balls.
Stories | 7 Feb 2019

Cricket Australia’s Indigenous Engagement Specialist Courtney Hagen is breaking down barriers and creating opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to play Australia’s national sport.

A young adult woman sits on a red chair holding a small tablet device. She is showing the screen to an older man who is gesturing to the device with his hand. They look calm and relaxed.
Stories | 5 Feb 2019

A new app has been launched to help adults in remote communities reap the benefits of using the internet. The Your Online Journey app aims to show users how to go online and get the best out of their internet experiences.

Montage of four people – from left: Maori woman in blue top, Aboriginal woman in dark top and orange skirt, Aboriginal man in blue suit and Aboriginal man in checked shirt.
Stories | 1 Feb 2019

The Australia New Zealand School of Government sponsored Indigenous Public Servant Forum enabled discussion of issues specific to Australia’s and New Zealand’s Indigenous peoples, and the chance for those who serve them to make connections.

Image of an Aboriginal fisherman sitting on the ground in a dark blue shirt. An orange rectangle with the words “Don Wilton” is in the right hand corner.
Stories | 31 Jan 2019

Don Wilton has fished all his life and recently acquired an Aboriginal Coastal Fishing Licence in Maningrida, NT.

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 | 30 Jan 2019

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

Green Indigenous print background with white rectangle,the NAIDOC logo in the top right corner.The rectangle contains black writing “NAIDOC 2019 Grant Funding Now Open”.On the right hand of the rectangle there is a photo of four Indigenous girls dancing
Stories | 30 Jan 2019

The NAIDOC Week grant round is now open. Communities can apply for a grant to host a celebration during NAIDOC Week

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.