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NT besties prepare to guard Australia’s coastline

by Madelaine Dickie in PEOPLE

Regina Murray and Sallyanne Nilco are friends in arms. The two best friends from the Northern Territory — Murray is from Darwin and Nilco from Batchelor — are on the adventure of a lifetime after signing up as soldiers-in-training with Norforce, the Australian army’s surveillance and reconnaissance unit for remote northern Australia. The pair, both aged 18, are currently training [...]

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    Constitutional recognition key to rights and riches

    Gumatj leaders have made renewed calls for constitutional recognition for First Nations peoples as Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has again ruled out calling a referendum to establish an Indigenous voice to parliament. At the Garma [...]

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  • Badu Gili 2018 to showcase new First Nations art

    July 12, 2018
    Nightly year-round Opera House sails projection to feature six new artists Sydney – Wednesday 11 July, 2018: In celebration of NAIDOC Week, the Sydney Opera House today announced the six First Nations artists whose striking [...]

380 CREW – Yaegl Biirrinba

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.

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MOUNTAIN 2.0 – Chocolate Starfish & Karnage n Darknis

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  • Melodie finds some magic in Skylab

    July 11, 2018
    On July 12, 1979 the US space station Skylab crashed to earth over the small West Australian town of Esperance, creating one of the most bizarre chapters in the town’s history and leaving a lasting [...]

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  • Lovers of design: pull up a chair

    May 30, 2018
    The best of Indigenous design from architecture to townplanning and furniture is set to turn heads at the Koorie Heritage Trust in Melbourne’s Federation Square. Blak Design Matters has been curated by Melbourne architect Jefa [...]
  • Global brand sports Indigenous designs

    May 30, 2018
    Puma has released a new clothing line inspired by Indigenous art and culture in what it claims is the first range of its kind from a global sporting brand. The Borra Grounds range was designed [...]

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