Friday, November 8, 2019

Tag: spotlight

Anzac Day: difficult to forget, when that’s the date you were...

Frank Mallard talks of being a ‘tunnel rat’—one of the ‘mad Australians who chased Viet Cong down these tunnels’. Gaye Doolan jokes that she...

Breakout year for young footballer from Borroloola

A young Borroloola footballer has won a prestigious Northern Territory award after a breakout year playing in the big smoke. Shadeene (Shay) Evans claimed the...

Tennis expert believes Barty can be best in the world

Tennis star Ash Barty continues to fire up the world rankings and one expert believes she can reach No. 1. Barty cracked the top 10...

‘Roughsey truly understood the power of storytelling’

The artworks of renowned Indigenous artist Goobalathaldin Dick Roughsey (1920-1985) will be exhibited at the Queensland Art Gallery to recognise the elder’s contributions to...

Why don’t Aboriginal suicides matter?

Dr Tracy Westerman is a proud Njamal woman from the Pilbara region of Western Australia. Tracy is the Western Australia’s Australian of the Year...

Uni demystified for our little ones

Children’s University Charles Darwin (CUCD) Community Day opens the door to tertiary education for both Indigenous and non-Indigenous primary aged kids across the Northern...

‘I think we were born into reconciliation’

From the dirt roads of regional WA, to the streets of Perth’s CBD—Carol Innes has dedicated herself to bringing people from all walks of...

Weipa’s newly named Citizen of the Year proud advocate for Indigenous...

Weipa’s 2019 Citizen of the Year Florence Drummond, is a face of resilience, empowerment and community. The proud Wuthathi woman runs a successful small business,...

Look at your future. It’s a pretty picture – now paint...

Quitting isn’t usually an option for athletes of a high calibre, but Soli Bailey considered it in the middle of 2018. He gave it some...

What does January 26 mean to Indigenous peoples?

Indigenous actor and national treasure Uncle Jack Charles will lead us into 2019 with stories of strength, survival and celebration as part of a...

Tourists thirsting for authentic cultural experiences

Aboriginal tourism operators are wanted to help showcase the jewel in Perth’s crown, the Kings Park and Botanic Garden, amid growing demand from visitors...

Aussies defeat arch-rivals England in stunning Antigua victory

Australian batter Ashleigh Gardner is looking forward to a big summer of cricket at home, after hitting the winning runs in her debut ICC...