Former Catholic priest Allen Mithen avoids jail over Wandering Mission 1960s sex assault

[Joanna Menagh, ABC]

Allan John Mithen, 80, pleaded guilty to two charges of indecently assaulting the girl when she 15 and 16 in 1965 at the Wandering mission, about 120 kilometres south of Perth.

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The real reason five Aboriginal girls killed themselves in just nine days

[Kelsey Wilkie and Brett Lackey, Daily Mail]

Managing director of Gamarada Universal Indigenous Resources Ken Zulumovski said intergenerational trauma and lack of community engagement had played a major part.  

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$619,727 investment for Indigenous Entrepreneurs in Lingiari

[supplied by Sen. Scullion’s office]

Minister for Indigenous Affairs, Nigel Scullion, said at an announcement in Nhulunbuy today this investment in the Bremer Island Banubanu Beach Retreat was a fantastic boost for the local economy.

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Participation doubles at national Indigenous touch football knockout competition

[supplied by PM&C]

A surge in popularity has pushed the National Indigenous Touch Football Knockout competition to new heights, attracting more than 500 players to Dubbo last month.

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