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Fremantle has reopened discussions around the appropriateness of the chosen date for 'Australia Day', but Luke Pearson thinks it provides Australia with a good...
Tamworth local Loren Ryan is forging her music career. Not only does the singer/songwriter write about her experiences with domestic violence, but the 22-year-old...
A project to revive near-extinct traditional languages and teach them at primary school is getting remarkable results in a Central Queensland community.
Mervyn Bishop's photo of Gough Whitlam pouring sand into the hands of Vincent Lingiari has become an icon of the Aboriginal land rights movement. But the story of...
Showcases the nation's most outstanding Indigenous artists and highlights the changing face and sound of Indigenous music in Australia.
Host Simon Baker takes you around the world and deep into fascinating Aboriginal communities and cultures waging a passionate defence of mother earth.
A new method using culture-based storytelling to teach maths to Aboriginal kids is proving beneficial.

Top Stories From Across The Country

All the latest news and stories from NITV, including news, sport, programs and features.

It’s a long way from the wide streets and big old houses of Tash’s childhood. Two Black faces in a very white suburb. Dad still thinks he’s the king of cool, but he’s...
“I never knew what was possible in business entrepreneurship... that you could help yourself, but also help your community too.”
'I am Frankenstein of the Dreamtime' writes Indigenous poet Samuel Wagan Watson. The Queensland Poetry Festival has returned for its 20th anniversary, this time...
A fourth Indigenous community is threatening legal action against the Northern Territory government over the poor state of remote housing.
An Indigenous prisoner has been found dead at the Darwin Correctional Centre.
The Federal Court has awarded $3.3 million to traditional owners on Timber Creek who lost their native title land rights.
A traditional owner of Perth's Beeliar wetlands plans to continue her fight against the Roe 8 highway extension after her Supreme Court challenge on Aboriginal...
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Ever wondered what our towns, cities and places mean in their Aboriginal language?
Indigenous broadcasters have made up nearly 20 per cent of all finalists in the CBAA Community Radio Awards 2016
Encouraging people to workout anywhere, Jeffery gives some tips on how to exercise in the office at home and in the park.
Wurray is a Dreamtime character. He is one of our "makers". He's a traveller with an open mind and an open heart to the land.
Director Ivan Sen and actor Aaron Pedersen talk to Stephen A. Russell about the anticipated 'Mystery Road' sequel, which opened the 2016 Sydney Film Festival on...
When modern scientists learn about the meteorological, astronomical and geographical knowledge that has been passed down in Aboriginal culture, they are often...
Can the re-imagining of Roots change the world all over again?

Songlines On Screen

Read about each sacred Songline captured in NITV's landmark series.

Wardbukkarra is the story of creation and the inevitable struggle between good and evil as told by the Bininj people from central western Arnhem Land.
'Songlines are a library of information. 'They are many things: a road map, a bible, our history.'
Bulunu Milkarri, one of our Songlines on Screen, is about one woman's journey to learn an endangered songline from remote Arnhem Land that explores cycles of...
The "Tjawa Tjawa" songline is about a group of women who came from around Roebourne in the Pilbara and travelled, in some cases underground, all the way through...
Goorrandalng: Brolga Dreaming, one of our Songlines on Screen, is a song and a story about women who went to the dreaming place where women can go to become...
Wardbukkarra, one of our Songlines on Screen, is the story of the creation of the first people of Western Arnhem Land, and the battle between good and evil...
Tjawa Tjawa, one of our Songlines on Screen, follows a group of women in search of their husbands.
For the Kids!

Jarjums is the NITV programming dedicated to children catering to all kids and kids at heart we have fun and educational Indigenous and First Nations content from Australia and around the world. 

Comment, Analysis & Personal Accounts

From unique Indigenous voices, you won't find comment, analysis & personal accounts like this anywhere else.

The Boomers are hoping to become Australia's first men's basketball team to win an Olympic medal, and a gold one at that.
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Not enough people are aware of the creative Indigenous institutions and Koori producer Merindah Donnelly is continuously trying to educate the wider society about...
Rio will be Benn’s third Olympic opportunity to throw discus for Australia but the enterprising Watjabaluk/Wergia man has also thrown meat pies, a hummus filled...
Marcia Langton sounds off on treaty talks and white organisations sucking up money in remote communities.
COMMENT | Listening to the story of the Queen on her 90th birthday I was suddenly struck with the realisation that her sense of belonging to Country struck a...

Election 2016: Ash Rose

CANDIDATE PROFILE | First Nations descendent from Bungaree, Ash Rose is "running to ensure our voice is heard and to get more of our people involved in the...
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'I am Frankenstein of the Dreamtime' writes Indigenous poet Samuel Wagan Watson. The Queensland Poetry Festival has returned for its 20th anniversary, this time...
It’s a long way from the wide streets and big old houses of Tash’s childhood. Two Black faces in a very white suburb. Dad still thinks he’s the king of cool, but...
Fremantle has reopened discussions around the appropriateness of the chosen date for 'Australia Day', but Luke Pearson thinks it provides Australia with a good...
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Tamworth local Loren Ryan is forging her music career. Not only does the singer/songwriter write about her experiences with domestic violence, but the 22-year-old...
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