Nova Maree Peris OAM is an indigenous Australian athlete and former politician. As part of the Australian women’s hockey team at the 1996 Olympic Games, she was the first Aboriginal Australian to win an Olympic gold medal.
Culture Is Life The Australian Dream film for the #MyAustralianDream campaign. We will be sharing the voices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people as they reflect on their Australian Dream. What’s your Australian Dream? #CultureIsLife #WalkingTogether2020 My Australian Dream
Balit Bagurrk: Strong Aboriginal Women of the Yarra Ranges is a project to gather stories, photos, writing, poetry or artwork about the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women who have been important to this region. Submit a creative work about yourself, a woman in your family, an Ancestor or any other […]
In 2019, there’s been an increase in efforts to reduce Indigenous suicide prevention through programs, initiatives, government prioritisation, and resourcing. Yet today, Indigenous Australians still have some of the highest rates of self-harm and suicide in the world, especially among those aged between 5-17. There are continued challenges and sometimes […]
Alwyn Doolan organised a mass movement over the weekend that saw around 100 nations all dance on country at the same time. An online movement has become one of the largest coordinated expressions of culture as hundreds of Indigenous people across the nation danced on their Countries as one in […]