Aboriginal Issues

New National Day?

 

· Wednesday, October 10, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Despite a growing consensus pointing out the painful associations of January 26, endured by First Peoples as a date commemorating invasion, destruction of land and language, appropriation of…

Learning from Indigenous science

 

· Wednesday, September 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

The Indigenous Science Experience held during National Science Week as part of the Sydney Science Festival.

Because of her, we can

 

· Wednesday, August 8, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Friday July 13 saw a lively NAIDOC Week celebration at the National Centre of Indigenous Excellence (NCIE) in Redfern.

Commission spotlights predatory and deceptive practices

 

· Wednesday, August 8, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders have been targeted or ignored by financial services.

Drug action team hosts NAIDOC celebration

 

· Wednesday, August 8, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Surry Hills Neighbourhood Centre and Surry Hills Community Drug Action Team hosted a NAIDOC afternoon celebration.

Tin Humpy – a space to ‘mix and mingle’

 

· Tuesday, August 7, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Redfern has a new Indigenous-run café. We visited to find out more about the business and the woman behind it.

Revoicing the stories of Aboriginal women who’ve died in custody

 

· Thursday, July 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

A possum-skin cloak covers a bed in a prison cell: the sole comfort in a room stripped of tenderness and care.

Apology to First Nations Peoples

 

· Thursday, July 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Newtown Neighbourhood Centre (NNC) held its Reconciliation Week event on May 30, with an official apology to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community.

Bennelong’s resting place at Kissing Point

 

· Tuesday, July 3, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

At the beginning of June, an eager group of 30 historians travelled by River Cat to Kissing Point.

Dedicated to health and education for Aboriginal women

 

· Saturday, May 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

“I’ve retired from full-time work, but I haven’t stopped.”