Latest Thursday Island News

$7 million ‘life changing’ job creation program for First Nations Queenslanders
$3 million EV training equipment upgrade for TAFE Queensland
New telehealth initiative helps aged care home residents access GPs more easily
QPS Champions Against Domestic And Family Violence
The game that gives a soldier goose bumps
The Australian public service is letting Indigenous people down. How do we fix it?
Three People Saved In Overnight Rescue
Speech – WA Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Sector
Assistant Minister For Indigenous Australians, Speech
$1.5 Million For Queensland ANZAC Infrastructure
Our Region, Our People: Meet Norman Gibson Daniel
Search And Rescue Operation at Saibai Island, QLD
Newman Reef navigation aid refurbishment enhances safety in Torres Strait
Balancing Learning And Yearning
Young First Nations children in Cape York region get healthy start to life
Homes for Queenslanders: New modular homes for Torres Strait designed with community
Investment supports First Nations arts and cultural businesses
Support For Queensland Seniors Returns In 2024
Our Region, Our People: Meet Oona and Paula
Funding grows regional and remote arts touring into Queensland communities
$9.3 million in funding to help more Queenslanders get in the game
Expert First Nations Steering Committee to advise on reducing rates of family violence and abuse
300,000 additional Fee-Free TAFE places to help with cost of living pressures
5kg of meth intercepted before reaching Cape York Peninsula
Thursday Island’s junior rugby league team wins top gong
QPS Inaugural Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Awards recognises efforts across the state
CSIRO launches research project to assess climate change impacts on Torres Strait fisheries
Home is where the heart is for AMA Indigenous Medical Scholarship recipient
Adventure of lifetime
Cost of living pressures ease in Far North
Screen Queensland Appoints Danielle Ah Boo as Head of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Program
Risk assessment workshops for Queensland fishing operations
Further $1.75 million Govt funding to help 632 Queensland employers
Youfor2032 discovers next generation of Olympic and Paralympic athletes
Making it easier for at-risk school students to move on to jobs or study
Islands welcome unique aircraft ability
Big boost to regional Queensland’s recycling capacity
Health boost for the Torres Strait, Cape York and Northern Peninsula
Mareeba hosting Far North Queensland Regional Community Forum
NAIDOC Week profile: First Nations Employment Officer Adrian Coolwell
Green lights for fully funded Cairns Marine Precinct
Copy + paste the HVoyage planning errors, spurious false alarms contribute to cargo ship groundingeading from the SEP here
Budget delivers massive regional housing program for essential workers
Closure of biosecurity centre leaves Australia exposed to potentially “catastrophic” risk of disease
Police update 1: Search and rescue, Mabuiag Island
Search and rescue, Mabuiag Island
Health access soaring to new heights in Torres and Cape
Police update 2: Search and rescue at Thursday Island