Rangers take to skies to care for country

[Chelsea Heaney, ABC]

Jawoyn rangers manage 50,000 square kilometres of land stretching from the south of Kakadu National Park to down past the regional centre of Katherine to Mataranka.

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Champion Indigenous jockey Richard 'Darby' McCarthy dies aged 76

[Peter Gunders, ABC]

Celebrated for a career of more than 1,000 race wins, Mr McCarthy was born in a stock camp at Cunnamulla, in Queensland's south west.

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Action needed to protect kids from COVID-19 racism spike

[supplied by ANU]

Strong epidemiological evidence shows racism is associated with increased child and adolescent depression, anxiety, suicide risk, behaviour difficulties, as well as with chronic disease markers such as inflammation, blood pressure and obesity risk.

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Keeping Indigenous kids connected during COVID-19 shutdown

[supplied by NIAA]

Johnathan Thurston’s Academy, NBN Co and Skytrans pulled off the impossible to ensure children in three remote communities were not left socially isolated when their schools closed due to the Coronavirus pandemic.

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