Latest Closing the Gap News

Fast-tracking of $10.7 million to frontline family, domestic and sexual violence support services for Northern Territory
Community control of Aboriginal health clinics to help close gap
Australia is failing to deliver on the UN Rights of Indigenous people
Residential facility to support Martu students opens
Goldfields Aboriginal business grants to drive growth and jobs
State Commissioning Strategy to improve community services delivery in WA
First Nations peoples to lead ‘closing gap’ initiatives in Queensland
New strategy provides pathway to improving services for Aboriginal families
Northern Territory launches first Disability Strategy and Action Plan
$31 million to boost readiness for educational environments for children with disability or developmental concerns
Funding for new grants program to support young Aboriginal people to thrive
Release of East Arnhem Regional Economic Growth Plan
Broome Health and Wellbeing Campus to be first of its kind
Closing gap progress report warning to redouble efforts
Funding for Indigenous languages and arts projects
Closing Gap Annual Data Compilation Report 2022
Safeguarding Indigenous languages and arts
$3.4 million boost to further progress Closing Gap targets
We know how to Close Gap, say Greens. We’ve known for over 30 years
More information is now available, but further time and data are needed to say if lives are improving
New TAFE strategy to train one million people
$20 million boost for Aboriginal Justice initiatives
RACGP leaders meeting GPs in Alice Springs to tackle workforce concerns
Aboriginal flag to fly on Harbour Bridge
Restoring Indigenous voice to Government on Aged Care
First Nations Advisory Board established to guide Woolworths Group’s reconciliation journey
Improving social outcomes from northern Australia development
New members appointed to Aboriginal Advisory Council
Get Up! Stand Up! Show Up! for systemic change this NAIDOC Week
Aboriginal joint management of national parks to expand
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Get Up! Stand Up! Show Up! for NAIDOC Week
Aboriginal joint management of NSW parks to expand
Health Ministers and Health Chief Executives met today in Canberra to discuss priorities for Australian health system
AACAP kicks off in its 25th year
Mental health pilot to boost Aboriginal social and emotional wellbeing
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander HIV Awareness Week 2021 “U AND ME CAN STOP HIV” 23 June
Closing Gap Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme scripts deadline now extended to 30 June 2022
$554.1 million investment for new and improved social and Aboriginal housing
Budget invests in cultures and better outcomes for First Nations people
$2 billion to empower families in NSW
Statement on Treaty Authority and Other Treaty Elements Bill
Aboriginal flag flies closer to Sydney history
2022 National Indigenous Education & Boarding Symposium
Western Power continues on path towards reconciliation
$400 million to empower Aboriginal communities and deliver outcomes
First Nations Workers Alliance June news
Aboriginal Business Forum connecting businesses and industry