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.

Photographer Sunny Brar decided to embark on the self-funded project to capture the face of Australia in a search for his own identity.
SBS World News Radio: A national Indigenous representative body has advised the Government to hold a referendum to establish a 'Voice to Parliament'.
Do you really know Australia’s story?
Photographer Sunny Brar decided to embark on a self-funded project to capture ‘the face of Australia’ in order to find his own identity. The starting point? First Australians, to give respect wher...
From little things, big things grow.
SBS World News Radio: Australian netball coach Lisa Alexander believes the sport's first Indigenous high-performance camp has unearthed some future Diamonds stars.
For the first time ever, a children's animation television show has been shown completely in Palawa Kani allowing children to connect to culture through language.

Health and Wellbeing

Greater support is needed to strengthen the contemporary role of Elders in Indigenous communities.
When Gwenneth Yeatman lost her brother to suicide, she could've despaired, but instead, she decided to start something positive.
This role model for Aboriginal youth is leading the way for children all over the word with her inspiring NAIDOC award.

Insight S2017 Ep10 - Breaking Free

From the high ranks of bikie gangs to serious drug felonies on the streets of Cabramatta, how do you turn your life around when violence and crime are the norm? How do you break free from a cycle of c...
A Sydney-based yoga organisation is fusing Indian and Indigenous yoga traditions, incorporating the spirit of Aboriginal Australia into the ancient practice.

Culture and Identity

From poverty to racism, stolen generations and connection to land, the magic of movie-making have given audiences a powerful insight into the issues affecting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peo...
Wiradjuri mother, Khadija began her journey searching for spiritual fulfillment in the late-1970s when Islam was making news. Her daughter, Shifaa, also a proud Wiradjuri woman, was born in Syria and ...
This year's NAIDOC week celebration focuses on the richness of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander languages. Out of 700 traditional languages only 150 have survived according to the 2016 Census. ...
The Feed
We're hosting a panel at Splendour in the Grass on what life is really like if you're young and black in 2017.
Qantas has been accused of trying to pay an artist in "exposure" and displaying a lack of cultural awareness around Indigenous language and totems.

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.