Latest Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander News

BMG and University of Newcastle to launch Australian-first Indigenous scholarship program to inspire a
2020 Budget caring for Queensland communities
Big Plans for Small Business
New storybook explores impact of family violence on children
Summer at Sea Museum
Heritage assessments to focus on Indigenous culture
3.5 million Aussie women driving Australia towards a cervical cancer free future
Honours for Karen Jackson
HIV in Australia has declined by 12 per cent in past five years
Young voices challenge negative perceptions on race
COVID-19 vaccine alternative protein and unlocking Northern Australia celebrated at CSIRO awards
Reconciliation Barometer: Australians’ understanding of racism heightened in 2020
Family Court merger ‘undesirable’ for families, former Family Court Chief Justices say
New laws to strengthen disability worker screening
Cancer Directory is no longer available
Report into Experiences of Greater Western Sydney LGBTQ+ Communities Released
‘Defying Empire: 3rd National Indigenous Art Triennial’ opens
Australian National Maritime Museum in association with Sydney Festival presents National Gallery
Managing chronic disease in rural and remote communities
Inspiring doctor wins national RACGP award
Recognising Excellence: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Worker and Practitioner Awards
CSIROs Indigenous STEM Education Project awarded Eureka Prize for STEM Inclusion
Congratulating RACGP Award winner and Bundaberg GP Associate Professor Brad Murphy
Excellence in vocational education and training honoured at a national level
Yarra engages Young Aboriginal artist to create powerful artwork
Strategy guides creative arts and heritage activities in Logan
FFA commits to new era for Indigenous football
Spectacular new $400 million WA Museum Boola Bardip officially opens
Queensland celebrates success at national training awards
Best and brightest recognised at 2020 Australian Training Awards
Army’s new training centre boosts Indigenous development in Top End
Huge Number of NT Finalists in Australian Training Awards
Closing gap for vision – good progress made but still a way to go
New scholarship aims to remove barriers facing Indigenous researchers
Research on intergenerational impacts of Maralinga nuclear tests supported by Moran Award
NAIDOC Week events explore science of a continuous culture
ACA welcomes Productivity Commission’s recommendations for prevention of mental health issues
Identity and culture keys to healing
Awards a chance to celebrate excellent public education staff and volunteers
‘disappointing’ NSW Budget holds back on funding for Walama court, First Nations
Calculating a pathway for Indigenous accountants
Screen Australia and SBS take Digital Original series Iggy & Ace into production
COVID and plague of ideas that has sparked change
New scholarship and work shirt pay tribute to Cory James
Strong response to COVID-19 Recovery Survey at Mildura
NAIDOC Week 2020: Interview with James Brown
Australians falling behind in cholesterol screening
Joint Council on Closing Gap meet for first time since historic National Agreement came into effect