National Centre of Indigenous Excellence

Mural restoration more than a heritage issue

 

· Friday, March 10, 2017 · 1 Comment 

 

‘We are pleased to support the restoration of this iconic local landmark so it can be enjoyed by generations to come. UrbanGrowth

Junior Basketball Camp

 

· Thursday, May 5, 2016 · Leave a Comment 

 

A three-day Junior Basketball Camp was held in April at the National
Centre of Indigenous Excellence in Redfern.

New scholarship in support of Indigenous excellence

 

· Thursday, October 15, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

 

Tamara is the first in her family to graduate from university, an accomplishment she is very proud of. “If you are committed and passionate you can achieve what…

Gift of a song for the gift of hearing

 

· Wednesday, May 13, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

 

REDFERN: Country music star and Australian Hearing ambassador Troy Cassar-Daley has written a new song for Australian Hearing. The song, which celebrates the gift of hearing, was officially launched on April 21 at the National Centre of Indigenous Excellence (NCIE). The event was emceed by Paul Brant, Manager of Recruitment Services, Australian Hearing.

Gold-medal physique – Athlete Profile: Rhiannon Keith

 

· Wednesday, May 13, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

 

Darkinjung woman Rhiannon Keith has dedicated her life to fitness. The personal trainer at the National Centre of Indigenous Excellence (NCIE) in Redfern is also a bodybuilder. In March, after just one year of competition, Rhiannon picked up the gold medal in the first ever Arnold Classic held at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Huffing and puffing no more

 

· Saturday, November 8, 2014 · Leave a Comment 

 

Smokers enjoy the ritual of smoking together. We ask, what else might you do to help meet this social need? Why not go for a run or bike ride with a friend? Why not go for a walk around the oval? Or take a break and have a cup of tea?

Learning a skill for life

 

· Sunday, October 12, 2014 · Leave a Comment 

 

REDFERN: At the National Centre of Indigenous Excellence (NCIE), learning to swim is more than just “learning the strokes”. It’s about providing an environment that encourages confidence in the water.

Surge toward better fitness

 

· Thursday, December 5, 2013 · Leave a Comment 

 

REDFERN: On Wednesday November 13 a “warrior battle” took place between the Legends Football League NSW Surge team (women who play American football) and the Eora Fitness Fanatics (who are all male). The girls gave the boys a run for their money.

Dancing teen a high achiever

 

· Monday, November 11, 2013 · Leave a Comment 

 

Newtown local Coby Smith-Carr’s list of sporting achievements just keeps growing, with the 16 year old set to perform this month at the Sydney Opera House.

Praise for positive youth program

 

· Sunday, September 1, 2013 · 1 Comment 

 

REDFERN: The number of robberies across the Redfern area has fallen dramatically thanks to a mentor program targeting juveniles at risk of criminal activity, according to Redfern Local Area Commander Luke Freudenstein. Clean Slate Without Prejudice promotes “routine and discipline” through boxing and fitness training, as a way to keep vulnerable youth out of trouble.