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More than 500 mums have taken part in the program since 2013 with results that buck national trends.
The Point will kick off from Wednesday 23 January with an in-depth look at the #changethedate campaign.
A cultural-based approach to reducing family violence targets men in one of the state’s most isolated areas.
A writing and illustration workshop seeks to nurture the next generation of Aboriginal storytellers.
The Yolŋu people are celebrating the success of their Gulkula mine, but what happens when it closes?
One final legal appeal stands in the way for Yindjibarndi people seeking compensation from one of Australia’s wealthiest mining companies.
The question of whether a person can 'become' Aboriginal after discovering ancestry through a DNA test is more complicated in Australia.

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There’s no shortage of construction projects in the Torres Strait, but locals say it’s outside workers who often get the big jobs, and the big bucks.
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A teenager subjected to a violent street attack speaks exclusively to NITV to try and change the 'African gangs' narrative.
Drawing on his own experiences of jail, Keenan Mundine is determined to help Indigenous kids stay out of the criminal justice system.
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Two years after unrest saw teachers evacuated from Aurukun, the Cape York town has been working to find solutions with young community leaders.
For the first time in more than 80 years, 25 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander babies have been welcomed onto Gubbi Gubbi country at a ceremony in Deception...
The online petition to fly the flag on top of the Harbour Bridge nears the 90,000 mark, with supporters marching through Circular Quay during NAIDOC Week to make...
Worimi and Gumbaynggirr woman Tori Nikolau has overcome a series of obstacles to become one of Australia's first female, Indigenous commercial pilots.