Ben Barba at fullback for NRL Indigenous All Stars as teams announced

[Troy Whittaker, SportingNews]

The Cowboys recruit, who hasn't played in the NRL since 2016, was fan-voted into the No.1 jersey of the Indigenous team that will play the New Zealand Maori on February 15 at AAMI Park.

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Pub allegedly blocked Aboriginal man collecting pokies win

[Elias Clure, ABC]

After scoring a jackpot on December 19, Rorkes staff said Mr Carter was told to return the next day to collect his winnings after bar employees were instructed to tell him he was "too drunk" to collect the money.

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Bangarra's youth program to visit Qld, NSW and NT

[supplied by Bangarra]

Throughout the course of the year, participants and Elders in selected communities come together to learn and share local cultural stories, song, and dance through a series of gatherings.

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Parenting programs make a difference to Cairns families

[by Sara Brown]

Wuchopperen Health Service Limited (Wuchopperen) has been providing a variety of parenting programs to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families in the Cairns region to develop parenting skills and reduce the prevalence of mental health, emotional and behavioural problems in children.

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