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DOBBY, Emma Donovan amongst new Indigenous Literacy Foundation ambassadors
National charity the Indigenous Literacy Foundation has announced musician DOBBY, singer Emma Donovan, TV personality Bianca Hun...
Callan Morse 1 Mar 2024
Children's book “Kaal Tackles Eczema” aims to help families manage skin condition
Eczema affects a significant number of Aboriginal children residing in urban regions, with nearly 20 per cent being affected by...
Rhiannon Clarke 20 Feb 2024
NRL champion shares inspiration behind children's book
Growing up, South Sydney star Alex Johnston was inspired to reach for the NRL after playing backyard footy with his cousins. Bu...
Eelemarni Close-Brown 11 Dec 2023
Melbourne's newest library, narrm ngarrgu celebrates Kulin culture
Melbourne's newest community hub, narrm ngarrgu Library and Family Services, has unveiled a collection of public artworks and co...
Rhiannon Clarke 1 Dec 2023
Tiwi Islands girls write a book in a week at Indigenous Literacy Foundation's Create Initiative
Eight Indigenous girls from the Tiwi Islands have written a picture book in just one week after visiting Sydney to participate i...
Callan Morse 22 Nov 2023
Kiwirrkurra community marks 40 years with 'Mirrka Palya' book launch

Kiwirrkurra, Australia's most remote community, celebrated its 40th anniversary last week with the launch of a special project during an evening concert. The project, "Mirrka Paly...

Joseph Guenzler Oct 21, 2023
A book in a week: Indigenous students author new tales

First Nations students are learning how to tell their stories through an initiative which encourages them to write and publish a book in a week. Indigenous Literacy Foundation A...

Eelemarni Close-Brown Aug 28, 2023
Sasha Sarago on Gigorou: 'The book that rewrites beauty for First Nations women'

Being told she was 'too pretty to be Aboriginal' as a child is a comment that has stayed with proud Wadjanbarra Yidinji and African-American woman Sasha Sarago for her entire...

Nina Hendy Aug 8, 2023
Corey Tutt wants readers to know who is deadly

Fans of his work expected him to bring out another science book. What Corey Tutt brought out instead was an encyclopedia of some of the deadliest mob from all over the country.  T...

Emma Ruben Jun 22, 2023
Gould and Pritchard join forces for second book, card game in Wylah series

From meeting in a classroom to writing their debut book together, authors Jordan Gould and Richard Pritchard have come together once again for the next iteration in their book seri...

Emma Ruben Jun 8, 2023
No Batman or Superman in land of Indigenous superheroes

Spider-Man and Batman are nowhere to be seen in a comic book world of Indigenous superheroes and dreaming stories. It's been a two-year journey for Scott Wilson and Benny Eggmoles...

Eelemarni Close-Brown Jun 2, 2023
Eddie Betts, Ash Barty and Paul Callaghan win at Australian Book Industry Awards

The Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIAs) for 2023 announced their winners, with a number of Indigenous authors and publishers adding an award to their belt. My Dream Time by A...

Joseph Guenzler May 26, 2023
Barty becomes best-selling author

Proud Ngarigo woman and former women's world number one Ash Barty has become one of Australia’s most popular athlete-turned-authors after the recent release of her autobiography....

Callan Morse May 23, 2023
One of the largest Australian Aboriginal language dictionaries ever published shortlisted for national award

The decades-in-the-making Warlpiri Encyclopaedic Dictionary has been shortlisted for the 2023 Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIAs) in the Small Publishers’ Adult Book of the Yea...

Callan Morse Apr 24, 2023
Indigenous authors flourish as five make the 2023 Book Awards Shortlist

The 2023 Australian Book Industry Awards (ABIA) have released their shortlists, which include a number of Indigenous authors, spanning across four categories.  The shortlisted boo...

Joseph Guenzler Apr 21, 2023
New book honours the remarkable 50-year fight against uranium mining in WA’s Northern Goldfields

This Sunday, 19 March, a new book documenting 50 years of struggle against uranium mining in Western Australia's Northern Goldfields will be launched at a special event in Perth. “...

Giovanni Torre Mar 15, 2023
Federal Liberal MP backs Voice in new book exploring the moral case for the Uluru Statement

Federal Liberal MP Russell Broadbent has thrown his support behind a national Indigenous Voice to Parliament. The member for Monash called for the proposal to be “embraced in its...

Jarred Cross Feb 22, 2023
Keeping language strong and flourishing, AIATSIS launches ‘decades in the making’ Warlpiri Encyclopaedic Dictionary

Collated over more than six decades, the words of hundreds of Warlpiri speakers have been compiled into the landmark Warlpiri Encyclopaedic Dictionary: Warlpiri yimi-kirli manu jar...

Callan Morse Jan 18, 2023
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