Latest Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people News

Health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people must be a priority in COVID-19 response
Australia’s welfare system remains punitive through pandemic
Historic decision creates First Nations Heritage grant
‘We need to be seen’ – why data is vital in fight against COVID-19
Government backs remote communities with COVID-19 support
AFL great’s Indigenous business scores Curtin contract
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities must be protected from COVID-19 pandemic
Urgent measures needed to support people with disability during COVID-19 crisis
We say: No more preventable deaths
Minister congratulates a Mookai Rosie Bi-Bayan founder on her 90th birthday celebrations
New advice to help stop early heart attacks for Indigenous Australians
Advice to help stop heart attacks for Indigenous Australians
MEAA releases new ethics guidelines to help journalists reporting on hate speech and extremism
Failure to close gap puts Indigenous communities at increased risk
National drone safety campaign
$4.5 million for Winnunga Nimmityjah Aboriginal Health and Community Services
Meeting of Council of Australian Governments: Communique
A new action plan to tackle kidney disease
National drone safety camapign
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health in focus at rural health symposium
Narungga Health Assembly Inaugural Meeting
$2.4 Billion health plan to fight COVID-19
New research confirms effectiveness of Closing Gap prescription measure
Organisations sought for Reconciliation Week Street Banner Project
Million dollar grant offers dignity and hope for homeless
More funding to improve financial support for vulnerable Queenslanders
Action plan outlines Horizon Power pathway to reconciliation
JCU researchers say g’day to USA
Free flu vaccine to protect homeless South Australians
Applications for young Indigenous leadership program open
Leading SA and NT pharmacists honoured
NACCHO leads PBS listing of medication to improve eye health for Aboriginal and Torres Strait
Community Youth Response under way in Cairns
Indigenous disability researcher and advocate joins Western Sydney University
Indigenous Languages and Arts grant opportunity
Further strong gains: more Indigenous students going to uni
Improving prison safety through better health
Funding support for Indigenous languages and arts
250 years on, Cook’s legacy examined in art
Reconciliation Day 2020 community grants now open
Oxfam thrilled to partner with comedian Steph Tisdell to tackle inequality
Coles and Essendon team up to unearth more Tiwi talent
Council adopts Reconciliation Action Plan
Aboriginal employment program teaching lifesaving skills
What happens if you don’t have a will when you die?
Reporting facts on Indigenous STIs
First report into autism in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities reveals shortage of supports and services
Thanks to you, we’re ending HIV: ACON launches new HIV prevention campaign