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We take a deeper look into the Timber Creek case, the first ever judgment to award compensation to traditional landowners for the loss of their native title land...
NITV travelled to Erub, a small island in the Torres Strait, to learn more about why it celebrates the beginning of colonisation with a festival.
The flattening of the Country Liberals in Saturday's Northern Territory election shows the power of the Indigenous vote.
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.
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Singer-songwriter Josh Pyke and Play School host Justine Clarke have joined forces with soprano Deborah Cheetham and students from Sydney’s Gawura Indigenous...

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The National Congress of Australia’s First Peoples and leading national Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisations stood in front of Parliament House on...
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A protest over the death of an Aboriginal teenager in Kalgoorlie, WA turned violent today, with one police officer injured and car and building windows smashed.
Footage of a teen being put in a spit mask at an adult correctional centre has raised new concerns about the treatment of 17-year-olds in Qld's justice system.
“When my son was born I thought I needed to have a look at myself, get fit, be someone they can look up to, and be a role model for other kids in the community.”
Ryan Whittard wasn’t expecting to make history, but he did. After years of hitting the books, the Chinese Studies major gave the first Acknowledgement of Country...
We take a deeper look into the Timber Creek case, the first ever judgment to award compensation to traditional landowners for the loss of their native title land...
As Adam Giles faces a potential defeat in his Alice Springs electorate, former NT Liberal leader Shane Stone says he will block any attempt at a run for the...
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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...
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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.
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The Boomers are hoping to become Australia's first men's basketball team to win an Olympic medal, and a gold one at that.
COMMENT | NITV Senior Editor and Founder of IndigenousX, Luke Pearson wants to have the difficult conversation about intergenerational trauma, alcoholism and...
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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Award-winning singer Shellie Morris has lent her songwriting skills to the documentary musical ‘Prison Songs’ which shows the inmates of Darwin’s Berrimah Prison...
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The National Congress of Australia’s First Peoples and leading national Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander organisations stood in front of Parliament House on...
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A protest over the death of an Aboriginal teenager in Kalgoorlie, WA turned violent today, with one police officer injured and car and building windows smashed.
The Federal Court has awarded $3.3 million to traditional owners on Timber Creek who lost their native title land rights.
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Singer-songwriter Josh Pyke and Play School host Justine Clarke have joined forces with soprano Deborah Cheetham and students from Sydney’s Gawura Indigenous...
Footage of a teen being put in a spit mask at an adult correctional centre has raised new concerns about the treatment of 17-year-olds in Qld's justice system.
We take a deeper look into the Timber Creek case, the first ever judgment to award compensation to traditional landowners for the loss of their native title land...
“When my son was born I thought I needed to have a look at myself, get fit, be someone they can look up to, and be a role model for other kids in the community.”
Ryan Whittard wasn’t expecting to make history, but he did. After years of hitting the books, the Chinese Studies major gave the first Acknowledgement of Country...
As Adam Giles faces a potential defeat in his Alice Springs electorate, former NT Liberal leader Shane Stone says he will block any attempt at a run for the...
NITV travelled to Erub, a small island in the Torres Strait, to learn more about why it celebrates the beginning of colonisation with a festival.
The flattening of the Country Liberals in Saturday's Northern Territory election shows the power of the Indigenous vote.
NITV caught up with DJ 2oolman from A Tribe Called Red ahead of the release of their conceptual album We Are The Halluci Nation.
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