June Oscar new Social Justice Commissioner

February 10, 2017

June Oscar is the new Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner. The Bunuba woman from Fitzroy Crossing takes over from the popular Mick Gooda, who is now a Commissioner investigating the Northern Territory’s youth justice system. […]

Indigenous innovators rewarded for their talents

September 20, 2016

Museum Victoria has appointed John Patten to the role of Manager of Melbourne Museum’s Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre, where he will oversee one of the most significant Aboriginal culture collections in the world. Patten comes […]

Cape York Partnership appoints leading lights to board

June 8, 2016

The Cape York Partnership has appointed three leading Australians to their Board. They are Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire council mayor Wayne Butcher, prominent Australian businessman David Jones and the former Treasury head Dr Ken Henry. In […]

Chris Sarra takes the next step at Canberra Uni

June 7, 2016

Highly-regarded Indigenous educator, former school principal and founder of the Stronger Smarter Institute Chris Sarra will join the University of Canberra as a Professor of Education. In his role, Professor Sarra will teach and research […]

Pat Turner to head up NACCHO

April 27, 2016

Pat Turner has been appointed the new CEO of the National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (NACCHO). NACCHO Chair Matthew Cooke said he looked forward to working with Ms Turner to build on NACCHO’s successes and continue […]

New head for peak child care group

February 25, 2016

Australia’s peak body for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children and Families has appointed Gerry Moore, a Yuin man from the south coast of NSW, as its new CEO. The Secretariat of National Aboriginal and […]

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