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There was a protest in inner Sydney Redfern today to mark the anniversary of Ms Dhu's death in custody.
It's been one year today since Julieka Dhu died in a South Hedland lock up after being arrested and detained over outstanding fines. ...
A Yolngu filmmaker and director in Yirrkala, northeast Arnhem Land, says the power of old footage to tell new stories cannot be underestimated ahead of the...
AFL star and father of two, Courtney Dempsey, marked National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children's Day by doing what he does best - teaching football...
Colin Brown’s dugong sculpture started as an experiment on the shores of Mornington Island but became one of the first pieces to be sold at a prestigious art fair...
Indigenous leader Pat Dodson has condemned Prime Minister Tony Abbott's rejection of Indigenous-only conventions as part of the national debate over...
The imaginary spear that Adam Goodes was criticised for 'throwing' as part of a war cry he performed during a game at the AFL Indigenous round in May, was in fact...
Dr Galarrwuy Yunupingu AM has received the highest academic award for his work to advance self-determination and secure land rights of Australia’s First Peoples...
NITV National News features the rich diversity of contemporary life within Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities, broadening and redefining the news...
The Redfern Legal Centre is encouraging clients to speak up about police misconduct as the NSW Government reviews the accountability process of police. ...
Eight firefighters of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent will graduate to become full-time Fire & Rescue NSW firefighters on Thursday, making the group...
A new way of cleaning up waste will be pioneered in two communities in Bourke and Enngonia in the far west of New South Wales that are set to lead the initiative...
The federal and Northern Territory governments have signed a five-year commitment to improve the health and wellbeing of Aboriginal people.
The public sphere remains inflamed with criticism of Sydney Swans player Adam Goodes two days after he was booed during the Sydney Swans vs West Coast Eagles game...
Aboriginal athlete and Labor Senator Nova Peris says Sydney Swans player Adam Goodes is being racially targeted following incessant booing by the crowd during a...
The row over the booing of Adam Goodes has rocked the AFL and prompted many to take a hard look at the mindset of some of those who follow the code.
Rugby league has long held a special place in Indigenous communities around Australia. ...
The head of the Aboriginal Provisional Government says the Northern Territory won't become a state without the help of Aboriginal people. ...
There are almost seven deaths from suicide each day in Australia, and for Indigenous people, the numbers are more than double that of other Australians.
Some Indigenous tourism operators are saying they are unimpressed by Tourism Australia's latest advertising campaign, which they believe misses the mark when it...
The Australian Labor Party said at its national conference held between 25-26 July in Melbourne that it would reduce Indigenous disadvantage by introducing three...
The Burrup Peninsula in the Pilbara region of Western Australia could be preserved if an archaeological site is established there.