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She performed on the world stage as a guest in 2014, but this time… she’s got her sight set to win the Eurovision contest.
The southern Perth suburb has moved their Australia Day celebrations, after the success of this year’s event. Next years' celebrations will have a bigger...
The longest-running native title claim in New South Wales has been resolved after almost two decades
In a world first, Indigenous musician, Eleanor Dixon and transgender artist, Edi Donald have collaborated together for their new project ‘Anya’.
Denis Walker, co-founder of Australia’s Black Panther Party, has been farewelled at the Aboriginal Tent Embassy where he passed away on Tuesday
Today marks 25 years since former Prime Minister Paul Keating delivered the landmark Redfern Speech.
Some of Australia's most respected musicians have united to dedicate a 'Song for Elijah' in honour of the 14-year-old who was fatally run over last year.

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Previous outrage over the failure to prosecute two men implicated in the 2011 death of Lynette Daley came to an end today after they were sentenced.
Same-sex marriage has been officially legalised, and while the exact date for the legislation to take effect is yet to be announced, many wedding plans are...
'We want a treaty, it's time.'
Fortescue Metals Group (FMG) will continue the 14 year long legal battle with Yindjibarndi people from the Pilbara in Western Australia after they lodged an...
Pop star Jessica Mauboy talks acting, music, and growing up in a musical family with Living Black's Karla Grant.
Indigenous Labor MP Linda Burney dedicates heartfelt speech about Marriage Equality to her late son in Parliament.
A "contaminated" public opinion and "a number of strangers" to blame - a court hears as murder case of Aboriginal teenager, Colleen Walker at Bowraville in 1990...
Aboriginal rights and welfare advocate Sol Bellear, who fought for equality his entire life, is to be farewelled with a state funeral in Sydney.
Fresh from her overwhelming victory over Labor in the Victorian State Election, Lidia Thorpe takes her place in parliament.
The International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons (ICAN)’s Nobel Peace Prize win is taking the plight of those affected by the British government’s Maralinga...
The patrol has helped more than a hundred clients since it re-launched on Friday.
An expert panel on Struggle Street The Point Response special programme last night discussed the issues identified in Struggle Street (season 2) and explored the...
The community is mourning the passing of a true leader in the media and Aboriginal disability movements.
Despite some outrage online and criticism from the communications minister, Australia's First Nations artists and many others have come out in support of a...
Labor's Cynthia Lui tipped to win the Queensland seat of Cook and make history as counting continues from the state election on Saturday.
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She performed on the world stage as a guest in 2014, but this time… she’s got her sight set to win the Eurovision contest.
In a world first, Indigenous musician, Eleanor Dixon and transgender artist, Edi Donald have collaborated together for their new project ‘Anya’.
'We want a treaty, it's time.'
Pop star Jessica Mauboy talks acting, music, and growing up in a musical family with Living Black's Karla Grant.
Indigenous Labor MP Linda Burney dedicates heartfelt speech about Marriage Equality to her late son in Parliament.
My Island Home may have propelled Christine Anu into the archives of Australian music history - but more than 10 years later, the Torres Strait Islander woman...
After 43 years, the remains of Australia's oldest human have finally returned to its ancestral homelands. The historic repatriation was celebrated in a cultural...
From students to athletes, local heroes and entertainers - some of the most influential Indigenous people from across the country have been recognised and...
Late Indigenous artist Emily Kame Kngwarreye's renowned 'Earth's Creation I' painting has fetched $2.1 million at an auction in Sydney.
An International Aboriginal Art auction that was expected to break all-time sales records on Tuesday will now go ahead this evening after an allegedly ‘suspicious...
Aboriginal actors and media figures say diversity on screen can help educate Australian audiences about the reality of Indigenous life.
Rapper Adam Briggs has been announced as GQ Agenda Setter Of The Year at the Australian award ceremony in Sydney.