Aboriginal Issues

 

· 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 

 

“As leaders, trailblazers, politicians, activists and social change advocates, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women fought and continue to fight for justice, equal rights, our rights to country,…

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.”

Centenary march for Coloured Diggers

 

· Friday, May 4, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

In the year that marks the centenary of the end of WWI the Prime Minister was represented for the first time at the Coloured Diggers March.

Restored mural honours a profound history

 

· Friday, May 4, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Redfern’s restored mural is our honouring of all the footprints of 60,000 years, our monument.