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National Indigenous Television (NITV) and SBS invite communities to deepen their understanding of January 26 and what it means to be Australian through the...
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Australia is being urged to take "brave" measures to address inequality and systemic racism amid anger at a failure to deliver on the Uluru Statement from the Heart.
Dr Stephen Hagan says the threats he's been receiving for 20 years over the C**n Cheese rebrand have intensified, and he's reported a particularly "alarming"...
The report says 'longstanding abuses' against First Nations people in Australia have taken a toll on the country's human rights reputation.
Seaman Dan, who died last month, became a musical icon in his 70s. Ahead of his funeral this week, his grandson and hip hop artist Patrick Mau, aka Mau Power,...
Organisers say they will have COVID safety plans, and are calling for an end to the restrictions on protests in NSW given crowds have been gathering in recent...
The family of Allison Bernard are hoping for answers after the Queensland Coroners Court announced an inquest into her disappearance.

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A new children's book titled 'Day Break' is showcasing the resilience and survival of First Nations families and one family's journey to Country on January 26.
Changing the word "young" to "one" was been called a step in the right direction by some, and symbolism without substance by others.
We have spoken to a range of Aboriginal people, including those representing the government, to hear what models for Indigenous recognition are on the table, why...
Australia’s first Indigenous suicide prevention hotline is now offering life-saving support and care for Western Australians in crisis.
A new technology that lets fish glide past dam walls, weirs and other river barriers could mean a better future for our diminishing freshwater fish.
One of Australia's leading COVID-19 experts says there are a number of challenges standing in the way of regional and remote communities getting vaccinated -...
The Federal Government is changing Advance Australia Fair by just one word, to be more inclusive for all Australians.

 

 

 

 

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OPINION: Reconciliation in Australia has been expressed as politeness, white people learning about Aboriginal cultures, and corporate guilt-relief. Now it needs its...
Pat Turner AM delivered the keynote address at the 20th anniversary of the Dr Charles Perkins Oration late last week, a speech that advocated for greater equality...
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OPINION: If Indigenous workers are last hired and first fired then the current crisis is exactly the time for direct government intervention, yet there is little...
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Prominent Torres Strait Islander musician Henry Seaman Dan is being honoured by family and friends after his death at the age of 91.
The star member of the Aboriginal team to tour England in 1868, Johnny Mullagh, will be inducted into the Australian Cricket Hall of Fame in February.
Performer Tainga Savage has landed a part in the hit Broadway musical Hamilton, which is set to open in Sydney next year. But it follows a year of emotional...
The wukalina walk is a four-day Aboriginal-owned and operated walk in north-east Tasmania which has become more popular with locals since the coronavirus pandemic...
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Warlpiri artist Nelson Tjakamarra remembered as talented painter and generous storyteller, who shared his culture with the world through his work.
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The media has recently been flooded with both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal people pushing for Australia Day to be moved away from January 26, but not all...
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Australia is being urged to take "brave" measures to address inequality and systemic racism amid anger at a failure to deliver on the Uluru Statement from the Heart.
Dr Stephen Hagan says the threats he's been receiving for 20 years over the C**n Cheese rebrand have intensified, and he's reported a particularly "alarming"...
National Indigenous Television (NITV) and SBS invite communities to deepen their understanding of January 26 and what it means to be Australian through the...
When it comes to movies, there's something for everybody on SBS, SBS VICELAND, NITV and SBS On Demand. Find out what's screening where and when.
The show follows the Wiradjuri tennis legend's inspiring story from whacking a ball against a tin wall, to winning 14 Grand Slam titles and becoming an...
The report says 'longstanding abuses' against First Nations people in Australia have taken a toll on the country's human rights reputation.
Rugby League superstar Greg Inglis has touched down in the UK ahead of his much anticipated comeback from retirement in 2019.
Seaman Dan, who died last month, became a musical icon in his 70s. Ahead of his funeral this week, his grandson and hip hop artist Patrick Mau, aka Mau Power,...
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By large, Indigenous people do not want to celebrate 'Australia Day', but we are seeing more Indigenous representation become the mouthpiece of the contrary.
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