Queensland criticised for holding back rapid COVID-19 testing in remote Aboriginal communities

[Lorena Allam, The Guardian]

Wenitong said when he was tested in Cairns, the results took three days to arrive and he’s concerned by how quickly the virus can spread in that timeframe, especially now that restrictions are easing.

Full story

Dreamtime Tuka owner confident products will be served by Qantas again after COVID-19

[Robyn Herron, ABC]

The founder of an Indigenous snack food company based in the New South Wales town of Wellington is confident it will bounce back, despite losing 70 per cent of trade due to coronavirus.

Full story

EXCLUSIVE TO FIRST NATIONS TELEGRAPH

Channel Nine's Story of 25 May 2020 is the Real Palm Island Rort

[by Stewart Levitt]

White lairs and silver spoon suckers, may enjoy the bounties of rich benefactors but Indigenous Australians are not entitled to derive similar joy from Court compensation, paid in recognition of their pain and suffering.

Full story

Remaining tour dates for Indigenous musical Bran Nue Dae cancelled

[by Janet Glover]

As the restrictions on mass gatherings are extended, it is no longer possible to stage the remaining legs of the tour in Brisbane, Canberra and Adelaide scheduled for July and August.

Full story

ON SALE NOW ... CLICK IMAGE

Facebook Twitter

First Nations Telegraph

PO Box 41324 Casuarina NT 0811

0427 262 830

Website

MailerLite