Murchison officers to front Federal Court

July 12, 2017

Legal proceedings by the Registrar of Indigenous Corporations against two former officers of the Murchison Region Aboriginal Corporation – alleged to have misused a total of more than a million dollars of corporation funds – […]

Historic statues rebuilt with careful hands

July 11, 2017

Striking statues that have kept watch over Warriu Park in Western Australia’s majestic Kimberley for 28 years are being restored to their former glory after being vandalised and damaged over time. Reggie Birch, a Wyndham […]

From Uluru to reform: the journey continues

July 11, 2017

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Opposition leader Bill Shorten will meet with the Referendum Council to discuss its final report before the historic document is made public. A spokesman for federal Indigenous Affairs Minister Nigel […]

NT hotel project aims to boost workforce

June 28, 2017

The Indigenous Land Corporation is funding jobs for 10 workers at a Northern Territory hotel owned by the Toga Far East hotel group in a move to increase the number of Indigenous people working in […]

NT govt eyes off sacred site for water park

June 28, 2017

A sacred site in Darwin is part of a parcel of land being examined by the Northern Territory Government for a tourist water park in a feasibility study that is costing taxpayers half a million […]

Population growing, language shrinking: census

June 28, 2017

Australia’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community is growing at a faster rate than the general population, but a lesser proportion are speaking Indigenous languages at home. These were just two of the facts to […]

Mintabie may be returned to traditional owners

June 14, 2017

Ownership and management of the South Australian outback opal mining town of Mintabie could be handed back to the traditional owners. The South Australian Government said it would review the lease agreement over the town […]

Page and Mailman receive royal nod

June 14, 2017

Actor Deborah Mailman and Bangarra Dance Artistic Director Stephen Page were among those recognised in the Queen’s Birthday Honours List this week. Mailman was made a Member of the Order of Australia for her service […]

Decision keeps Kings Canyon clear of mining

June 14, 2017

The traditional owners of Watarrka, or Kings Canyon National Park, in the Northern Territory have welcomed the news that their country is now officially off limits for mining and fracking. The Northern Territory Government has […]

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