They are the Northern Territory’s littlest university graduates. A group of youngsters recently became the first from the Territory to graduate from the Children’s University Charles Darwin as part of an international program aimed at encouraging future participation in higher education among primary school children. Bagot community’s Kaylam Gaykamangu was one of the first Indigenous graduates, with 65 students from [...]
A seven-storey high mural of Tiwi Island transgender woman Shaniqua now towers over the Darwin cityscape. The artwork in Darwin’s West Lane adorns the side of an apartment block and was painted by Melbourne-based street [...]
Wiradjuri and Muruwari man Tjapukai Shaw is flying high after becoming one of the first full-time Indigenous liaison officers in the Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF). Mr Shaw, 24, who was appointed in Brisbane this month, was [...]
Brooke Blurton — the frontrunner to claim the heart of rugby union star Nick “Honey Badger” Cummins on Network Ten’s The Bachelor Australia— said she’s “massively proud” of her Noongar-Yamatji heritage and “wouldn’t change it [...]
Noongar businesses have banded together in what is being touted as Australia’s first culturally-based Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The Noongar Chamber of Commerce and Industry (NCCI) was launched recently by West Australian Treasurer and [...]
The Kakadu plum could be poised to become Australia’s first large scale Indigenous horticulture product. The Cooperative Research Centre for Developing Northern Australia (CRCDNA) said Aboriginal corporations and communities will work with university researchers and [...]
Five Tiwi Island women are putting new skills to good use growing mangoes, bananas, sweet potatoes and passionfruit in their island home. The women completed a horticulture certificate II at Charles Darwin University, with practical [...]
Great new production from Desert Pea Media in Yaegl country in Northern NSW. This production brought together Elders, community members and young people from Maclean, Yamba and surrounding communities.