Aboriginal Issues

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 · 1 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.