Walk With Us

Join us in exploring our First Australians stories together.

Why you should Walk With Us

First Australian stories are all our stories. Let’s explore our First Australians stories together.
As a fair skin Wiradjuri man, Jake Gablonski knows what it's like to be teased and even called a 'liar' for identifying as Aboriginal, but that hasn't stopped him...
Today is the 52nd anniversary of the momentous Freedom Ride that journeyed through western New South Wales in February 1965 to draw attention to injustice and...
The Frontier Wars was the bloodiest conflict on Australian soil. We look at five of the warriors who fought for their people and their land against colonial forces.
Western Desert culture has been alive in Central Australia for thousands of years. However it is at risk of fading away. Reconnecting elders with the younger...

Community and Achievements

Achievements by the Australian First Peoples.

NITV News
After more than forty years away from country, the ancient remains of Mungo Man have finally been returned home to his ancestral homelands. Our reporter Nakari Thorpe traveled with Traditional Owners ...
NITV
At 12-years-old, Abigale-Rose Tinker is telling her family's moving story through her dance and circus skills.
Croatian

There are concerns the tradition of sharing stories, passed down by Aboriginal elders through the generations, is being lost or forgotten. But a new initiative is seeing young Indigenous students t...

NITV News
Pat Dodson has spent much of his career fighting for the betterment for First Australians. From activist, Royal Commissioner, to founding Australia's reconciliation movement, he's certainly made his m...
NITV
As we celebrate the victory of 2017's Melbourne Cup champion, Rekindling, we reflect on Aboriginal Australia's own jockey extraordinaire.
NITV
From the sandy shores to the finish line - local artist brings the unique spirit of the saltwater people from the Gold Coast, all the way to the top spots at the Commonwealth Games with her new medal ...
Filipino

The leaders of the global Black Lives Matter movement say there are parallels between the American experience and that of Australia's Indigenous population.

Image: (L-R) Alicia Garza, Patriss...

Health and Wellbeing

NITV
COMMENT | Self-confidence and leadership skills are two major outcomes of a fitness regime and these benefits can change communities for the better, writes educator/instructor Kane Wright.
Culture
A Sydney-based organisation is fusing Indian and Indigenous-Australian yoga traditions.
NITV
Australia's Indigenous psychologists talk about why we need more Indigenous recruits to join the sector.
NITV
Queensland healthcare workers will undergo training to help them better address the rate of smoking and disease among their Indigenous patients.
NITV
Greater support is needed to strengthen the contemporary role of Elders in Indigenous communities.

Culture and Identity

NITV
50 Indigenous high school students have participated in Murama Indigenous Youth Summit camp to learn cultural skills and practice passing them on to younger students.
Dateline
Canada and Australia share a dark secret: in recent decades thousands of Indigenous women have been murdered or gone missing. What can Australia learn from Canada’s attempts to address the problem?
Dateline
Vanished: Canada’s Missing Women - Canada and Australia share a dark secret: in recent decades thousands of indigenous women have been murdered or gone missing. What can Australia learn from Canada...
NITV News
The franchise told NITV News they were trying to ‘visualise the power of fruit and vegetables by having people wear it’.
Culture
A Sydney-based organisation is fusing Indian and Indigenous-Australian yoga traditions.

January 26

What it means to be Australian in the 21st century.

Survival Day? Australia Day? Invasion Day? Feeling confused yet? We explain the history and meaning behind these different nomenclatures for January 26.
Australians hold many different views on what January 26 represents - and this is particularly the case among Indigenous communities.