Aboriginal Australians

Extent of Stolen Generations' woes exposed in new report

Stolen Generation members and their descendants suffer much greater levels of health, social and economic disadvantage than Indigenous people who …

Indigenous Australians

Stolen Generations study reveals impact of intergenerational trauma

Richard Campbell was taken from his family as a young boy and placed in a brutal children's home.<p>"I was strong enough to survive … but many of the …

Indigenous Australians

New report shows long-term disadvantage for Australia’s Stolen Generations - Australian Institute of Health and Welfare

AIHW media releases<p>Share<p>15 Aug 2018<p>New report shows long-term disadvantage for Australia’s Stolen Generations<p>Report<p>Aboriginal and Torres Strait …

Australia

Wednesday 15 August 2018 Latest News

​<p>[Emily Gramenz, ABC]<p>'Glue ear' project to fight hearing loss for Aboriginal children<p>LATEST NEWS<p>The laying of the stones closes off more than a …

Indigenous Australians

State land return review condemned

Aboriginal Land Council chairman Michael Mansell.<p>Aboriginal Land Council chairman Michael Mansell has criticised the state government’s review of …

Australia

NACCHO Aboriginal Hearing Health : #OMOZ2018 Ear Health Project Officers will spearhead a new $7.9 million #HearingforLearning program to fight hearing loss among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander childre

“<i>Hearing for Learning aims to dramatically lift the capacity for communities to identify ear disease within the first few months of life.</i><p><i>Infants</i> …

Indigenous Australians

'You can’t rip off your own people': Anger at Indigenous model search

Dozens of aspiring models who dreamt of being the 'next Aboriginal supermodel' feel cheated by a talent search contest that failed to live up to its …

Australia

Ethics and Leadership in Volunteering

The Vice-Chancellor’s Leadership Program (VCLP) is a flagship program launched in 2016 that provides University of Tasmania students with the …

Australian Universities

Aboriginal And Torres Strait Islander Games Go Hi-Tech With The First Indigenous Game Jam

Using the kulap seed (also known as the matchbox bean or QLD Bean), Kulap is a game that has been played forever on the Torres Strait Islands. Now, …

Crime

Wajung

In TSJ 27.4, veteran contributor Steve Barilotti profiles Dave Rastovich and comes away with a long-form examination of a career that has been …

Surfing

The Most Spectacular Aboriginal Engraving Sites Around Sydney

The vein of ancient civilisation runs deep through the heart of the Australian wilderness. Much of Australia’s past will forever be shrouded in …

National Parks

Sharks still smarting from Cowboys' 'dirty tactics' sledge

Loading<p>“I guess everyone is trying to copy how to wrestle and slow up the game, because the game is that fast,” Cronulla prop Andrew Fifita said at …

Sport (Australia)

NACCHO Aboriginal Health #ACCHO Job Opportunities #Doctors wanted #Rural and Remote Plus #NT@AMSANTaus @MiwatjHealth @CAACongress #NSW @ahmrc #QLD @ATSICHSBris @DeadlyChoices @IUIH_ @Apunipima #VIC @NATSIHWA #Aboriginal Health Workers @IAHA_National Allied Health @CATSINaM #Nursing

<b>This weeks #ACCHO #Jobalerts</b><p><b>Please note : Before completing a job application please check with the ACCHO that the job is still open</b><p><b>1.1 ACCHO Job/s</b> …

Indigenous Australians

When Did Aboriginal People First Arrive In Australia?

Image: iStock<p>Many Aboriginal Australians would say with conviction that they have always been here. Their ancestors and traditional learnings tell …

Anthropology

Judges Met Mahinda At Night

Former President Mahinda Rajapaksa, speaking at a public function last week was in a sombre mood, as witnessed in the telecast on News First. He was …

Sri Lanka

Higher Degree by Research Open Evening

<b>Are you interested in taking your career to the next level and developing your intellectual and creative expertise?</b><p>Discover Deakin’s alternative …

Humanities

Indigenous Australians Use Tech to Expose Police Abuse

PERTH, Australia — In one video, a black prisoner screams “I can’t breathe” 12 times as he is pinned down by a group of guards. In another, a police car swerves to run down a black teenager. As the young man has a seizure in the street, the officers handcuff him rather than offer first aid.<p>Though …

World News

UC scholarship recipient sets sights on shared sovereignty

Suzanne Lazaroo<p>14 August 2018: Fred Leftwich is driven by justice.<p>It motivated him throughout a 27-year career in the Australian Public Service, then …

Australian Universities

NACCHO Save a date Aboriginal Health Conferences and Events #OchreDay2018 #MaleHealth Program Released #NACCHOAgm2018 Presenters Wanted and Institute for Urban Indigenous Health @IUIH_ System of Care Conference, 27 -28 August Brisbane

<b>NACCHO AGM 2018 Brisbane Oct 30—Nov 2 Registrations and Expressions of Interest now open</b><p><b>Follow our conference using HASH TAG #NACCHOagm2018</b><p>The NACCHO …

Indigenous Australians

Call for Entries: Emerging Producer Placement

Applications are now open for Create NSW’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Emerging Producer Placement initiative.<p>The two EPP recruits will …

TV (Australia)

Black Ferns fight to hold back tears during Aboriginal welcome

1 NEWS<p>A cultural exchange in Sydney as the Black Ferns are greeted with a traditional Aboriginal welcome.<p>New Zealand's Black Ferns didn't get to be …

New Zealand

NACCHO Aboriginal Health and local #Adoption : @CAACongress @SNAICC and @AbSecNSW streamed live today August 14 from Canberra , public hearing local adoption : Plus @AMSANTaus full submission

<b>Part 1 Next public hearing for local adoption inquiry</b><p>The House of Representatives Standing Committee on Social Policy and Legal Affairs will hold a …

Indigenous Australians

Peter Nathan: Self

No one could ignore Cape York leader Noel Pearson’s rousing speech from the homelands of Yolngu at Garma festival last week, addressing the rights of …

Australia

'There's no indigenous word for superannuation': Barriers hit nest eggs

"Before I went to Lockhart River, I thought we treated, as in our industry, treated all our members equally because we had exactly the same rules for …

Superannuation

Bulldog Bontempelli set to re-sign 'sooner rather than later'

<i>The Age</i> understands St Kilda have shown strong interest in Roughead, while Wallis and Dahlhaus have been linked to other clubs, including Carlton and …

AFL

Fears cultural sites will be flooded with raising of Warragamba Dam

The Gundungurra people are fighting for Indigenous heritage protections for what’s left of the Burragorang Valley so they can continue to tell and …

Floods

12 Mon-Fri!! In the show today we hear from: · Dr Jane Davies who is a Senior Clinical Research Fellow for Mendzies Institute and she is talking about new approaches to treating Hepatitis B in remote communities… · Local Eastern Arrernte author - Veronica Perrurle Dobson - talking about her new book ‘Anpernirrentye - Skin and Kin’. · And finally, this week is National Science Week so we had a chat with Bundjalung man and Associate Professor Jason Sharples from the University of New South Wales, who is applying maths to traditional burning…Produced by Teghan Hughes, Philippe Perez and Paul Wiles Hosted by Teghan Hughes

<b>Werte!! Welcome to STRONG VOICES .... produced for you daily in the CAAMA Studios... on air from 11-12 Mon-Fri!!</b><p><b>In the show today we hear from:</b><p>· <b>Dr</b> …

Wales

Tuesday 14 August 2018 Latest News

​<p>[Catherine Marciniak, ABC]<p>Indigenous surf comp celebrates forgotten hero<p>LATEST NEWS<p>A movement where Indigenous small business owners meet over …

Indigenous Australians

BWM Dentsu tackles Indigenous under representation in creative industry

Partner at Cox Inall Ridgeway, Aden Ridgeway<p>BWM Dentsu is addressing the under representation of Indigenous Australians in the creative industry with …

Torres Strait Islander

Centre for aphasia gets green light

The Centre will focus on aphasia - a devastating communication disability that affects one third of people after stroke, as well as many living with …

Cancer