Elder tells of separation from family due to lack of health services


Mildred Numamurdirdi, an Aboriginal Elder from Numbulwar in the Northern Territory, was flown 800km to Royal Darwin hospital with health problems in March last year and has not returned home since.

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Play School reveal Indigenous doll Kiya for Naidoc Week

[Dannielle Maguire and Yasmin Jeffery, ABC]

Play School has welcomed a new Aboriginal toy to its soft and cuddly cast, introducing the doll to the show in an Acknowledgement of Country special.

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Tangentyere signs on to local decision making

by Mandy Taylor

The signing of the LDM Commitment Agreement is the start of a process that will lead to Alice Springs Town Campers resuming control over their lives and homes.

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Major award for CDU Yolŋu research project

By Jon Taylor

Northern Institute Associate Professor Ḻäwurrpa Maypilama, a senior Yolŋu researcher, has been recognised with the institute’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health CRC Award.

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