Townsville student wins prestigious Indigenous award

[supplied by QRC]

Tec-NQ student Lincoln Anderson has been named Exceptional Indigenous Queensland Minerals and Energy Academy (QMEA) student at a prestigious awards event in Brisbane.

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Outback hairdresser's excellence award

[by Patrick Nelson]

Charles Darwin University hairdressing apprentice Cherelle Williams works at one of the most remote salons in the world but that hasn’t stopped her from winning a student excellence award.

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Victoria to decriminalise public drunkenness in a change long advocated by Aboriginal communities


Public drunkenness will be managed by healthcare services rather than police, under Victorian legislation set to be introduced by the end of 2020.

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Indigenous MPs told not to rewrite history

[yahoo news]

John-Paul Langbroek has taken umbrage at Communities and Housing Minister Leeanne Enoch's social media posts about the 1967 referendum on including Indigenous Australians in the census.

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