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Monthly Archives: August 2017

Trust servant faces theft charges

A 52-year-old woman from the northern Perth suburb of Landsdale is due to appear in Perth Magistrates Court next month on two charges of...

Artist goes to bat for hangers-on

Archibald Prize finalist and Aboriginal artist Blak Douglas is championing the Sydney fruit bat in a new exhibition by four contemporary Australian artists showcasing...

Remote students get a taste of uni

More than 200 remote secondary school students from across the Northern Territory joined thousands of Top Enders at an open day for Charles Darwin...

High fives for hip hop heavies

Country music star Troy Cassar-Daley was named Artist of the Year and also won Album of the Year for his autobiographical album Things I...

Crafted works receive coveted nod

Yirrkala artist Barayuwa Munuggurr has been highly commended in a prestigious art competition, the John Fries Award. The award recognises the talents of early career...

Half-mast better than half-arsed for Jan 26

A respected Wurundjeri elder says she would like to see flags flown at half mast on January 26 to commemorate fallen Aboriginal warriors as...

Diversity exhibition is kicking goals

Stories from Indigenous AFL stars Buddy Franklin, Jeffrey Garlett, Neville Jetta and Tristan Tweedie feature in an exhibition on the impact of the AFL...

Legal body welcomes licence laws

The Aboriginal Legal Service in New South Wales and the ACT has welcomed new measures by the NSW Government that give disqualified drivers the...

STEM scholarships up for grabs

A search is on for Indigenous Australians who will play a role in building a smarter economy. Two full residential scholarships to undertake a degree...

Ink dries on $600m deal with China

The Wik people in Queensland’s far north have signed an economic treaty with an international business consortium that will see them export wood from...

Dreamtime tale ignited for kids

The story of a cheeky brolga stealing an emu’s egg and the first time the sun shone on Australia is set to enchant Sydney...

Fun run will celebrate warrior spirit

The Indigenous Marathon Foundation will celebrate Father’s Day with a Warrior Fun Run at Sydney’s Centennial Park on September 3. The family run includes distances...