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Syd’s next mission

An education scholarship provider that helps Indigenous kids from rural areas attend the State’s top boarding schools will now boast football legend and Roelands...

Time to do battle: Anthony Watson on continuing the KLC’s legacy

Soft-spoken yet formidable, Nyikina, Mangala, Karajarri, Yawuru and Jabirr Jabirr man Anthony Watson has the legacy of the Kimberley Land Council (KLC) coursing through...

Australian of the Year Awards 2021 highlights First Nations excellence

The 2021 Australian of the Year Awards have been announced and there are plenty of deadly Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander winners.   Australian Capital Territory Senior...

Dorinda Cox holds lead for WA Greens Senate spot

Kaniyang Yued Noongar woman Dorinda Cox has been announced as Lead Candidate for the Federal Senate for the Greens in Western Australia. This follows the...

Why Divina’s in poll position

A dedicated community advocate and proud Yawuru and Nimanburru woman, Divina D’Anna, has put her hand up for the State seat of Kimberley to...

An Aunty’s Fight

The Uluru Statement from the Heart firmly put Indigenous issues across Australia on the national agenda. But in a 24/7 media cycle, the sad reality...

AFL’s afterlife

The day you’re drafted into the AFL is the day you should be preparing for your life after footy. It’s harsh, but sage advice. And...

Sapphire thrives in education advocacy space

A singer, model, academic and educator, Dr Lois Peeler AM, is continuing her legacy as an advocate for Aboriginal people across Australia. Dr Peeler is...

Wakka Wakka man helps to heal childhood trauma through charity

Empowering communities and empowering kids, Norman Bartie is driving change by pursing his passion. Born and bred in southeast Queensland, Bartie now resides on beautiful...

Uncle Ben Taylor hopeful for next generation of Aboriginal activists

Uncle Ben Taylor Cuiermara is a familiar face in Perth’s Noongar community and has been fighting for equality longer than many have been alive. A...

Jade Torres manages Pwerle Gallery with generations of experience

From a long line of artists and continuing a powerful legacy, Jade Torres is the Director of Pwerle Gallery, which aims to strengthen the...

Gudanji woman supporting young minds of the future

A young leader forging a pathway to change, Rachel Stringfellow is fueled by a passion for people as she supports the education and mental...
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