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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.
After decades of lobbying, the ancient practice of island adoption is set to be legally recognised — but how will this impact families in the Torres Strait?
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.
A Brisbane art project hopes to start a life-saving conversation by bringing together artists who suffer from mental illness.

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