WA workers urged to start meeting with welcome to country

[Trevor Paddenburg, The West Australian]

Welcome to country ceremonies performed by Aboriginal elders are already common at major events and occasions. But now non-Aboriginal workers in government departments, agencies and associations are being encouraged to say an acknowledgement of country.

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PM's idea to celebrate Indigenous Australia on January 25 'misses the point'

[Riley Morgan and Rosemary Bolger, SBS]

Reconciliation Australia chief executive officer Karen Mundine told SBS News opting to celebrate Indigenous Australians on a different day would not help heal divisions.

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The Weekend by Indigenous playwright Henrietta Baird

[by Julia Barnes]

The Weekend is based the playwright's real-life experiences over a weekend when a dancer on-tour has to return to the city after a distressed call from her kids as their dad has disappeared. 

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Country Liberals support remote school attendance kick off in Gunbalanya

[supplied by Sen Scullion’s office]

Minister for Indigenous Affairs and Country Liberals Senator for the Northern Territory, Nigel Scullion, said that the RSAS team was a critical part of the Country Liberals' commitment to working with remote communities to improve school attendance.

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