You are here



Stories | 6 Dec 2012

Leadership can be a challenge for most people, and for somebody living with disability it can be even harder. But with help from the right people, the participants of the Leaders for Tomorrow program have discovered anything is possible.

International Day of People With Disability Patron, Aaron Pedersen.
Stories | 4 Dec 2012

In recognition of International Day of People with Disability (I-Day) on 3 December, today’s Newslines Radio program looks at the importance of celebrating the achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with disability.

Proud home owners Lee and Graeme Willis from Alice Springs at their Subway restaurant franchise.
Stories | 29 Nov 2012

We look at how the Australian dream of owning your own home can become a reality for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Stories | 27 Nov 2012

We look at how the Australian dream of owning your own home can become a reality for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Stories | 26 Nov 2012

The enthusiastic Indigenous Painting Team in Galiwin’ku, Arnhem Land, awake early each morning and put on their brightly coloured uniforms, eager to continue their work painting houses in the community’s new housing subdivision.

The Children’s Services Support Unit in Wadeye, Northern Territory offers a safe place for women and children to seek refuge.
Stories | 20 Nov 2012

The National Homelessness Services Achievement Awards recognise the outstanding achievements and contributions that community organisations and services around Australia make to supporting people who are homeless or at risk of homelessness.

Vibe CEO Gavin Jones and singer Casey Donovan running the Wheel of Life, a trivia game about health and Indigenous culture, Goulburn, NSW.
Stories | 20 Nov 2012

The Wheel of Life was turning, basketballs were flying and students of all ages were strutting their stuff on the dance floor at last week's Vibe 3on3 Hip Hop and Basketball Challenge in Goulburn, New South Wales.

Stories | 19 Nov 2012

Twenty disadvantaged Indigenous job seekers have gained basic skills to re-enter the workforce after completing Ngarda’s Work Start Basics Residential Project, commissioned by the Department Education, Employment and Workplace Relations (DEEWR).

Co-Chairs of the National Congress of Australia’s First Peoples, Jody Broun and Les Malezer, at the 2012 National Congress, Alice Springs.
Stories | 15 Nov 2012

Newslines Radio attended the recent National Congress of Australia’s First People’s annual event in Alice Springs to talk to Indigenous leaders about their thoughts on governance, which is one of the Closing the Gap building blocks.

The 2012 National Indigenous Youth Parliament participants.
Stories | 14 Nov 2012

Almost six months on from the first ever National Indigenous Youth Parliament, the 50 young participants continue to support each other in their leadership journeys.

The week-long event was run by the Australian Electoral Commission (AEC), in partnership with the YMCA, to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Indigenous Australians’ right to vote in federal elections.