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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.
The Hon. Warren Entsch MP with community members, Vanessa Cannon holding baby Yuneisia and Kim Missionary holding baby Ella.
Stories | 19 Apr 2016

Yalanji artists will have a more comfortable and efficient workspace, thanks to a major refurbishment of Yalanji Art Centre in Mossman Gorge.

Beswick artists Peter Lindsay and Bruce Hall in front of a mural they created for Beswick’s new store
Stories | 17 Dec 2015

The new community store at Beswick, Northern Territory has created local jobs, including for artists who painted a mural on the store.  

Three Aboriginal men dressed in orange work clothing and standing on red dusty soil next to a building prepare timber for use in construction.
Stories | 10 Sep 2015

A new community store for Jilkminggan means both local jobs and a wider range of healthy goods for sale.

Margaret Lindsay in the NT community of Bulman
Stories | 7 Nov 2014

Margaret Lindsay loves living in the remote NT community of Bulman, saying it’s a great place to raise a family.

Pormpuraaw's upgraded airstrip.
Stories | 21 Oct 2014

Residents of Pormpuraaw, 900 kilometres west of Cairns on the Gulf of Carpentaria, are resting easier, knowing their connection with the outside world is secure.

A dream job helping others in his community.
Stories | 20 Oct 2014

Clayton Dixon is just the type of person you want handy when something gets broken around your home. Clayton, a 28 year old husband, and father of two sons, works as a Housing Maintenance Officer (HMO) in his home community of Papunya in the Central Desert region of the Northern Territory.

Ben “Baru” Pascoe speaking at a community meeting in Maningrida.
Stories | 7 Jul 2014

Maningrida’s Ben “Baru” Pascoe has many roles; he is a talented musician, an Elder of the Mardarrpa clan, a Djunggay (caretaker of his mother’s song lines and totems) and a grandfather.

Yirrkala Indigenous Engagement Officer, Djapirri Mununggirritj.
Stories | 7 Oct 2013

Like many communities in the Northern Territory, Yirrkala in North East Arnhem Land has its own Indigenous Engagement Officer (IEO).

Ramingining Indigenous Engagement Officer Norman Daymirringu, NT
Stories | 5 Aug 2013

In communities around the Northern Territory, Indigenous Engagement Officers, or IEOs for short, are working to create stronger futures for their people.