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HART: One-man show shines spotlight on generations of Noongar men removed from families

After sell-out shows at the Melbourne, Adelaide and New Zealand Fringe festivals, a play about the impact of the Stolen Generation on four Noongar …

Indigenous nurses make history in Thursday Island Hospital general ward

A group of Indigenous nurses at Thursday Island Hospital made history this week after becoming the first-ever all-Indigenous team to run the …

Cairns Indigenous Art Fair 2016

The Cairns Indigenous Art Fair (CIAF) has launched their 2016 program and event app!<p>Welcoming crowds of more than 50,000 visitors last year, CIAF …

Indigenous program could create next generation of scientists – video

The Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders in marine science program has been reconnecting Indigenous children to the Great Barrier Reef and a world that is central to their traditional culture. It enrols about 40 children from schools along the reef coastline and introduces them to the world of …

Coastlines

It's a great time to be teaching about Indigenous Australian languages! - Bruce Pascoe - ABC Splash - http://education.abc.net.au/newsandarticles/blog/-/b/2290623/it-s-a-great-time-to-be-teaching-indigenous-australian-languages-?WT.tsrc=Email

Now is the perfect opportunity to positively affect the education of the country and bring black and white Australians towards an understanding of …

Australia

'We vote too': Indigenous groups warn both parties they want action

“We vote too,” a coalition of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander groups have warned both sides of politics.<p>Dozens of Indigenous peak bodies and organisations released the 2016 Redfern statement on Thursday, outlining their call for government action on Indigenous affairs, including health, …

Crime

Aboriginal women are setting up the first traditional health retreat on Yolngu land

Two years ago, Yolngu woman Dianne Biritjalawu, 47, was wheelchair-bound with symptoms of unstable ischemic heart disease and uncontrolled diabetes. …

Assigned birthday brings mixed emotions for Stolen Generations

Aboriginal people across Australia have celebrated their assigned birthday, a date that brings mixed emotions for members of the Stolen …

Australia

ABC's Indigenous language song competition now open

Can you sing a song in the traditional language of your area?<p>Splash ABC is inviting schools to work with their local Indigenous community to …

Magazine names Dallas Arboretum one of the world's 'most breathtaking gardens'

Our very own Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Gardens was named one of the 15 top ("most breathtaking") gardens in the world by Architectural Digest. …

No Studio? No Problem: 5 Simple Lighting Setups for Portraits On-location

<i>Take a Time Out with Tanya, art director & graphic designer turned commercial photographer who really just wants a break from her three kids. Sign up</i> …

Between The Constructed And The Natural

New York City-based fine art photographer Sofia Colvin’s captivating series, ‘To Make A Mirror’ combines her interests in fashion, nature and …

Victorian Government approves one of the biggest wind farms in state's history

The Victorian Government has given the green light to one of the biggest wind farms in the state's history.<p>The $650 million project near Dundonnell, …

Adelaide Guitar Festival

From bluegrass to jazz, rock to concertos, the guitar could be said to have defined the music of the 20th Century.<p>The Adelaide Guitar Festival is …

Canberra records warmest ever July night

Neale Fraser, senior forecaster at the Bureau of Meteorology, said the warm spell was extremely rare for this time of year.<p>"Tuesday was only the …