Redfern

Two generations of youth opportunities

 

· Thursday, October 15, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

 

NASCA Youth Opportunities (YO) is the newest program to work with young people in the area who are transitioning from primary school to high school and in the…

Strong case for Metro station at Sydney Uni

 

· Thursday, September 24, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

 

The University of Sydney believes that having its own Metro station would benefit locals, visitors, students and staff alike.

RedLink promises better service and security

 

· Saturday, September 12, 2015 · 4 Comments 

 

The RedLink Integrated Services Hub is a new security and concierge service for residents at the McKell building in Redfern.

Supreme Court rules on Block dispute

 

· Friday, September 11, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

 

The Aboriginal Housing Company (AHC) last month obtained a Supreme Court order to remove protestors from the Aboriginal Tent Embassy at The Block.

All champions!

 

· Friday, September 11, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

 

Twenty-four years since last claiming premiership honours, the Redfern All Blacks defeated the Coogee-Randwick Wombats 42-24 to claim the shield and title of Premiers 2015 in Junior Rugby League.

A good book and a good coffee

 

· Monday, August 31, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

 

REDFERN: Café owner-managers Georgia Woodyard and Anne Cooper are passionate about quality coffee and café-style dining. Their Scout’s Honour café at 118 George Street, opposite the fire station, is a thriving business. In the month of the literary event that was the publication of Harper Lee’s second novel (like the first and famous, To Kill A Mockingbird, the “follow-up” centres on the character – and café namesake – Scout Finch), Georgia took time to reflect on life and work in the neighbourhood.

Amnesty supports Indigenous-led community solutions

 

· Saturday, August 29, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

 

Indigenous young people are more likely to be incarcerated today than at any time since 1991. This issue needs Indigenous-led community solutions, says Amnesty International.

USS Blue Ridge entertains for NAIDOC week

 

· Saturday, August 29, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

 

To celebrate NAIDOC week, the students at the National Indigenous Culinary Institute (NICI) received a helping hand from British India Trading Co. Head Chef, Matt Taylor.

RLC funding update: three services saved, one to close

 

· Saturday, August 29, 2015 · Leave a Comment 

 

The Redfern Legal Centre has received some much-needed financial support after announcing a funding shortfall. But one important service is still going to close.

New college the dream of a lifetime

 

· Saturday, August 29, 2015 · 1 Comment 

 

A new college, the National Aboriginal College (NAC), is offering a variety of useful online courses and correspondence courses to people from all cultural backgrounds.