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NO MORE campaign founder Charlie King with local police and visiting PNG police at the NO MORE launch in Ramingining
Stories | 25 Nov 2015

The NO MORE campaign seeks to promote awareness of family violence and encourage men, in particular, to link arms to take action to reduce violence. The men of Ramingining in Arnhem Land are leading the way by saying “NO MORE” to domestic violence.

Psychologist Tanja Hirvonen
Stories | 30 Oct 2015

Aboriginal psychologist Tanja Hirvonen is working on ways to decrease Indigenous youth suicide and while current statistics for Indigenous youth suicide are very high, she sees signs of hope. 

Woman in yellow shirt standing to left and behind man in dark shirt with safety vest.
Stories | 13 Oct 2015

Scott and Bec Hammet are living the dream of most young Northern Territory families. They juggle a young family with running their increasingly successful building business in rural Humpty Doo.

Indigenous women with non-Indigenous army men and women wearing various clothing types and some holding softball bats. There are softballs on the red earth in front of them.
Stories | 8 Oct 2015

The remote Aboriginal community of Titjikala south of Alice Springs in the Northern Territory is seeing some changes thanks to the Army Aboriginal Community Assistance Programme (AACAP).

Woman dressed in black shirt stands in foreground with blue water and buildings in the background.
Stories | 24 Aug 2015

Ekala French is a young Wiradjuri woman from central New South Wales who works as an Aboriginal Health Worker with the Orange Aboriginal Medical Service (OAMS), and has played a key role in a ground breaking health programme.

Stories | 17 Jun 2015

For many years, dogs have played an active part in remote Aboriginal communities as pets and hunting dogs but recently the increased numbers have affected the health of both animals and humans.

Warren de With, an avid recreational fisherman and low aromatic unleaded fuel advocate
Stories | 9 Jun 2015

Warren de With is an advocate of using low aromatic unleaded fuel in boats, cars and and generators, particularly in areas where petrol sniffing is a problem for local communities.

Stories | 21 May 2015

Jonathan Hermawan is many things, including a teacher, musician, an advocate for Indigenous youth, as well as a champion for the use of low aromatic unleaded fuel.

Eddie Robertson, pictured holding his award for the 2015 Northern Territory Senior Australian of the Year!
Stories | 18 Nov 2014

Congratulations Eddie Jampijinpa Robertson, the 2015 Northern Territory Senior Australian of the Year. The Warlpiri elder and Australian Government Indigenous Engagement Officer from Yuendumu in central Australia has dedicated his life to helping his community.

Tobacco Action Worker Jethro Calma-Holt in front of his work vehicle
Stories | 31 Oct 2014

Meet Jethro Calma-Holt from Mungabareena Aboriginal Corporation in Wodonga, one of hundreds of Tobacco Action and Healthy Lifestyle workers changing lives across Australia.