Yothu Yindi Foundation chief says Australian government 'dining out' on Aboriginal misery

[Helen Davidson, The Guardian]

Speaking at the Garma festival in north-east Arnhem Land, the chief executive of the foundation, Denise Bowden, took aim at the Northern Territory government and the commonwealth, which she said had responsibility for the NT, and for the “rivers of gold” that its GST formula sends to Darwin.

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Gove traditional owners to launch compensation claim over bauxite mining

[Laura Gartry and Steph Zillman, ABC]

One of Australia's most respected Aboriginal leaders, Galarrwuy Yunupingu, has announced his intention to lodge a native title compensation claim against the Commonwealth over the minerals that were mined on the Gove Peninsula. 

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Blak Douglas wins $50,000 Kilgour Portrait Prize

by M Meehan

A social justice metaphor couched in a striking graphic design has taken out Newcastle Art Gallery's prestigious 2019 Kilgour Prize.

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World Ranger Day - Stopping the spread of Mimosa pigra WA

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World Ranger Day is an opportunity to focus on the activities of Australia’s Indigenous rangers and their crucial role in protecting Australia’s natural heritage from invasive species.

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