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Traditional Owners critical of $28.8million federal funding for Beetaloo Basin research
Traditional Owners from the Beetaloo Basin have criticised the federal government after it confirmed a probe into whether millio...
David Prestipino 21 Feb 2024
Latest AEC data reveals $5.2m donations to anti-Voice lobby group
The annual disclosure of funding to political parties and activist groups has revealed anti-Voice lobby group Advance Australia...
Environmental rule changes also on horizon for critical minerals sector
Impending environmental regulatory changes in the oil and gas industry look set to extend to producers of critical minerals to h...
David Prestipino 29 Jan 2024
Local focus in new plan to aid Fitzroy Crossing flood recovery
A new plan for locally-led flood recovery efforts has been unveiled by the WA government, a year after the Kimberley floods deva...
David Prestipino 11 Jan 2024
Supply Nation backs Indigenous Procurement Policy eligibility overhaul
The organisation with the biggest national database of First Nations businesses has supported the federal government's plan to s...
David Prestipino 21 Dec 2023
Commonwealth to overhaul Indigenous Procurement Policy

The Commonwealth Government is taking steps to “strengthen” the Indigenous Procurement Policy by tightening the eligibility criteria for First Nation businesses as part of its publ...

Brendan Foster Dec 19, 2023
Let Indigenous communities control their destiny, Canberra's top public servant says

Canberra's most senior public servant has urged his colleagues to relinquish power over Indigenous funding decisions and allocations to First Nations communities themselves. Profe...

David Prestipino Dec 7, 2023
Clean energy transition can drive Indigenous prosperity

Australia will use Canada as a model to improve economic empowerment for First Nations organisations in its renewable energy transition. Federal Energy minister Chris Bowen told t...

David Prestipino Dec 1, 2023
Remote regions at risk as infrastructre cuts spark backlash

Prime Minister Anthony Albanese has defended the federal government's decision to reduce co-funding of vital infrastructure projects in the face of backlash from the states and con...

David Prestipino Nov 24, 2023
Indigenous VET ambassadors represent at 2023 Australian Training Awards

Australia's leading Indigenous vocational education and training ambassadors were recognised for their excellence, hard work and dedication at the 2023 Australian Training Awards i...

David Prestipino Nov 18, 2023
Key legal aid service vows to rebound as lawyer shortfall cripples NT

The Northern Territory's primary Indigenous legal aid service has vowed to rebound quickly after announcing a staff shortage would prevent it taking on new clients this year. The...

David Prestipino Nov 17, 2023
More unique Indigenous tourism offerings on the horizon

With tens of thousands of years of rich Indigenous history and culture to discover, local tourists have been urged to leave their passports gathering dust and appreciate the expans...

David Prestipino Nov 13, 2023
$US460,000 grant will help foster global Indigenous relations

The Native Nations Institute in Arizona has received a three-year, $US460,000 ecosystem grant to increase its skillbase and capacity to help engage with other First Nations people...

David Prestipino Nov 3, 2023
Lidia Thorpe vows to keep speaking out as AFP probes 'horrific' racist video

Independent senator Lidia Thorpe said 'horrific' public threats against her life will not deter her speaking out in the final nine days of the voice referendum campaign. Senator T...

David Prestipino Oct 6, 2023
Federal funding responsibility in spotlight after corruption claims hit NT legal body

The responsibility of the administration and auditing of billions of dollars in taxpayer funds to Indigenous services and other sectors via the Federal Government is in the spotlig...

David Prestipino Sep 29, 2023
'Unique' ownership structure of PwC's Indigenous Consulting in the spotlight

The Commonwealth body responsible for the distribution of billions of taxpayer-funded dollars to benefit First Nations people has defended its decision to award contracts to a Pric...

David Prestipino Sep 14, 2023
Federal agency for Indigenous funding gives PwC $44m in contracts

Multi-mllion-dollar contracts were awarded to an Indigenous consultancy division of PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) by a Commonwealth funded agency, days after the federal government...

David Prestipino Sep 14, 2023
AFL legend London-bound to get King's support for Voice

Michael Long's quest to garner support for the Voice referendum is set to take an international route, with the AFL legend revealing plans to travel to London and petition the King...

David Prestipino Sep 6, 2023
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