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 2018-01-18 23:13 

The Guardian

Nigel Scullion: No Indigenous person tells me they want Australia Day changed...

Indigenous affairs minister says the issue is 'not something that comes up at all' when he visits Aboriginal communities...

 2018-01-18 22:05 

Radio Australia

Nigel Scullion says Indigenous people haven't raised Australia Day date issue with him...

Indigenous Affairs Minister Nigel Scullion claims not a single Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person has told him they want the date of Australia Day changed....

 2018-01-18 21:35 

ABC Australia

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Australia Day date issue not raised by Indigenous community, Scullion says...

Indigenous Affairs Minister Nigel Scullion claims not a single Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person told him they want the date of Australia Day changed....

 2018-01-18 20:30 

The West Australian

Australia Day an opportunity to ‘fly your flags’...

Noongar elder Robert Isaacs is calling on Aboriginal people to use Australia Day as an opportunity to celebrate the country's cultural diversity and their place in it....

 2018-01-17 13:00 

Lismore Echo

Australians must unite to learn from the past...

We need to work together to improve Aboriginal health, welfare and education....

 2018-01-17 11:33 

Courier Mail

'Important' change to Southern Cross...

TATTOOED Australian patriots could be in for a surprise....

 2018-01-17 03:57 

The Daily Mail

Aboriginal Labor MP says replace Queen's Birthday holiday...

Linda Burney, an Aboriginal Labor MP from Sydney, has called for the Queen's Birthday to be replaced with a public holiday recognising indigenous Australians....

 2018-01-16 21:57 

ABC Australia

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Servicing remote communities a job 'too big' without more police...

Residents in remote Northern Territory Aboriginal communities say the lack of a regular police presence is putting lives at risk, as they call for more permanent officers to help battle issues including grog running and domestic violence....

 2018-01-16 21:14 

Radio Australia

Australia Day dividing Australians and excluding Indigenous people, says Professor Chris Sarra...

Professor Chris Sarra says the date of Australia Day excludes Indigenous people, and celebrating the anniversary of the First Fleet's arrival will never be celebrated by the majority of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people....

 2018-01-16 20:58 

ABC Australia

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Australia Day date 'dividing Australians', says key Indigenous advisor...

Professor Chris Sarra says the date of Australia Day excludes Indigenous people, and celebrating the anniversary of the First Fleet's arrival will never be celebrated by the majority of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people....

 2018-01-16 10:13 

The Daily Mail

Police offer $500,000 reward for NSW teen's 1988 murder...

Aboriginal teenager Mark Haines was found dead on train tracks in NSW 30 years ago, now his family hope a $500,000 reward will bring them new information after an appeal was relaunched by police....

 2018-01-16 05:00 

Taiwan News

Photo of the Day: Aboriginal Cherry Blossom Festival...

Aboriginal Cherry Blossom Festival at Sun Moon Lake's Formosan Aboriginal Culture Village is set to kickoff on Feb. 1.The Aboriginal Cherry Blossom Festival will kickoff at Sun Moon Lake's Formosan Aboriginal Culture village on Feb. 1....

 2018-01-16 03:29 

9 News

Mark Haines death: $500k reward announced into cold case of Aboriginal teenager...

Thirty years after the death of an Aboriginal teenager in Tamworth, a new $500,000 reward is being offered for information to help solve the cold case. On January 16, 1988, the body of 17-year-old Mark Haines was found on railway tracks along Warral Road ...

 2018-01-16 03:14 

The Daily Mail

Indigenous politician blasts symbolic smoking ceremonies...

A former indigenous Northern Territory politician who received a prestigious award from Barack Obama has described Aboriginal 'Welcome to Country' ceremonies as 'bulls***'....

 2018-01-16 00:52 

ABC Australia

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Thirty years after Mark Haines' mysterious death, a $500,000 reward gives family hope for justice...

In 1988, an Aboriginal teen was found dead on the train tracks outside a NSW town. His family have always disputed the police explanation for his death — they say he was murdered....

 2018-01-16 00:52 

Radio Australia

Mark Haines: Police announce $500,000 reward over 1988 death of Aboriginal teenager...

In 1988, an Aboriginal teen was found dead on the train tracks outside a NSW town....

 2018-01-16 00:52 

ABC Australia

[ New South Wales ]

Police announce $500,000 reward for information about Mark Haines' death...

New South Wales police have announced a $500,000 reward for members of the public with information that could help solve the case of Aboriginal teenager Mark Haines....

 2018-01-15 23:39 

The Daily Mail

Will Smith receives Welcome To Country from Elder...

Will Smith shared a photo with an Aboriginal elder on Monday, revealing that he had been 'blessed' with a traditional Welcome To Country...

 2018-01-15 21:06 

Radio Australia

Did Aboriginal and Asian people trade before European settlement in Darwin?...

Aboriginal people from the north coast of Australia were travelling to the far reaches of South-East Asia long before white settlers ever arrived Down Under....

 2018-01-15 20:57 

ABC Australia

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Did Aboriginal and Asian people trade before European settlement in Darwin?...

Aboriginal people from the north coast of Australia were travelling to the far reaches of South-East Asia long before white settlers ever arrived Down Under. But how far back does the international trade go? Curious Darwin investigates....

 2018-01-15 20:30 

The West Australian

Australia Day date change ‘won’t fix anything’...

WA's first Aboriginal magistrate Sue Gordon says indigenous Australians face "far more important" issues than changing the date of Australia Day....

 2018-01-15 14:06 

The Daily Mail

Victorian MP pushes for half-mast flag on Australia Day...

Victoria's first Aboriginal MP, Lidia Thorpe, is pushing for the national flag to be flown at half-mast during Australia Day and is encouraging others to take part as well as changing the date....

 2018-01-15 13:00 

Lismore Echo

Aboriginal leaders back Australia Day staying on January 26...

Aboriginal leaders say January 26 can work if we focus on what unites us — and the unlikely friendship between Arthur Phillip and Bennelong 220 years ago...

 2018-01-15 11:01 

Radio Australia

Star in Southern Cross constellation now known by traditional Aboriginal name...

The smallest star of the constellation has been known as Ginan to the Wardaman people of northern Australia for thousands of years — now that name has been officially recognised by the International Astronomical Union....

 2018-01-15 10:12 

ABC Australia

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Southern Cross star now known by traditional Aboriginal name...

The smallest star of the constellation is now known as "Ginan", and has been officially recognised by the International Astronomical Union....

 2018-01-15 09:23 

The Daily Mail

Aboriginal mother threatens to shoot 'white children'...

An Aboriginal mother put two Queensland schools on high alert after threatening to shoot the 'white racist privileged white children' because she claimed her son wasn't allowed to take a spear to class....

 2018-01-15 03:52 

ABC Australia

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Skull found at Tasmanian beach 'Aboriginal in origin'...

Human remains found at Lauderdale Beach near Hobart are possibly "decades old" and are "Aboriginal in origin", police say after preliminary examination....

 2018-01-14 19:02 

The Conversation AU

The stories behind Aboriginal star names now recognised by the world's astronomical body...

Milky Way star map by Bill Yidumduma Harney, Senior Wardaman Edler. Bill Yidumduma Harney , CC BY Four stars in the night sky have been formally recognised by their Australian Aboriginal names. The names include three from the Wardaman people of the North...

 2018-01-14 06:37 

The Daily Mail

Aboriginal Facebook page deleted by hackers...

Popular Australian Aboriginal activist Facebook page Blackfulla Revolution was hacked and temporarily taken down in what its owners claim was a racist attack....

 2018-01-14 02:37 

ABC Australia

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Facebook page 'Blackfulla Revolution' hacked ahead of Australia Day, say admins...

The administrators of a popular Aboriginal Facebook community Blackfullas Revolution claim their page was hacked and taken offline in an attack they believe was racially motivated....

 2018-01-12 21:14 

Radio Australia

Vaccination campaign stepped up after fresh meningococcal W outbreak in Western Australia...

Doctors have launched an investigation, and a fresh vaccination campaign, in Western Australia's Goldfields after four Aboriginal children were diagnosed with meningococcal W in the past six months....

 2018-01-12 21:14 

ABC Australia

[ Northern Territory ]

Reason for fresh meningococcal W outbreak among Aboriginal children a mystery...

Doctors have launched an investigation, and a fresh vaccination campaign, in Western Australia's Goldfields after four Aboriginal children were diagnosed with meningococcal W in the past six months....

 2018-01-12 13:00 

Lismore Echo

Aboriginal Australia and the January 26 debate...

Changing the national day would have unintended consequences for the discussion of Aboriginal issues...

 2018-01-12 02:49 

Radio Australia

Premier Will Hodgman asked to dump candidate over 'insensitive' Facebook post...

Premier Will Hodgman is urged to disendorse a candidate who has offended Aboriginal groups by sharing "insensitive"; material online....

 2018-01-12 01:58 

ABC Australia

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Anger over candidate's post suggesting brick could be 'ancient Aboriginal hammer'...

Premier Will Hodgman is urged to disendorse a candidate who has offended Aboriginal groups by sharing "insensitive"; material online....

 2018-01-11 23:12 

Global News

2nd executive director of MMIWG inquiry resigns...

The executive director of the national inquiry looking into missing and murdered aboriginal women and girls has resigned....

 2018-01-11 20:34 

The Guardian

Tropical Cyclone Joyce: parts of WA on red alert over 'threat to lives and homes'...

Red alert for areas south of Broome to the Aboriginal community of Bidyadanga in Kimberley and yellow alert in other areas...

 2018-01-11 06:50 

The Strait Times

Californian man dies hiking Australia's sweltering outback...

SYDNEY (REUTERS) - An American tourist has died in the Australian outback while hiking through sweltering conditions on the Larapinta Trail, renowned for its ancient Aboriginal sacred sites, police said on Thursday (Jan 11).. Read more at straitstimes.com...

 2018-01-11 06:43 

Reuters

[ US ]

Californian man dies hiking Australia's sweltering outback...

SYDNEY (Reuters) - An American tourist has died in the Australian outback while hiking though sweltering conditions on the Larapinta Trail, renowned for its ancient Aboriginal sacred sites, police said on Thursday....

 2018-01-10 19:00 

ABC Australia

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Not all doctors agree my patient deserved his new kidney. They're wrong...

As an Aboriginal Australian, my patient was one of only six over the age of 65 to receive a kidney transplant in 20 years. Yet some of my colleagues would rather he hadn't....

 2018-01-10 09:05 

Sky News

'Firehawk' raptors do spread bushfires...

For many years, indigenous Australian sacred ceremonies about fire-spreading birds were considered to be based on myth and were not given much attention by most scientists....

 2018-01-10 06:59 

Radio Australia

Not all doctors agree my patient deserved his kidney transplant. They're wrong...

As an Aboriginal Australian, my patient was one of only six over the age of 65 to receive a kidney transplant in 20 years....

 2018-01-09 22:00 

ABC Australia

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Return of ice fish to Sydney Harbour honours Aboriginal fisherwomen...

A public artwork commemorating the Aboriginal fisherwomen of Sydney Harbour reflects on the day British colonists excessively hauled 4,000 fish from the cove in 1790....

 2018-01-09 21:21 

Echo Daily

Prehistory always repeats...

Sapoty Brook, Mullumbimby. The recent discovery of Aboriginal coastal occupation near Darwin 65,000 years ago fits well with the Lake Toba supervolcano 71,000 years ago. That was the biggest volcano in the last several hundred thousand years. That volcano...

 2018-01-09 20:17 

Radio Australia

Sydney Harbour artwork honours Aboriginal fisherwomen and the history of Barangaroo...

A public artwork commemorating the Aboriginal fisherwomen of Sydney Harbour reflects on the day British colonists excessively hauled 4,000 fish from the cove in 1790....

 2018-01-08 22:58 

The Daily Mail

Photos show Aboriginals shackled in chains...

Aboriginal men shackled in chains around their necks and lined up under the guard of white settlers with rifles are seen in confronting images taken in the late 1890s and early 1900s....

 2018-01-08 20:12 

The Daily Mail

Aboriginal foster baby's carer on murder charge near Dubbo...

The carer, 40, was charged on Monday over the 2015 death of the toddler in a rural town in Central West New South Wales. The child suffered a broken femur and facial injuries before he died....

 2018-01-07 19:32 

ABC Australia

[ Queensland ]

Unearthing forgotten legacy of Aboriginal stockwomen...

After so many men were killed in the frontier wars, a burgeoning Australian pastoral industry turned to Aboriginal stockwomen....

 2018-01-07 19:32 

Radio Australia

Forgotten legacy of Aboriginal stockwomen becomes subject of PhD research...

After so many men were killed in the frontier wars, a burgeoning Australian pastoral industry turned to Aboriginal stockwomen....

 2018-01-06 11:00 

Courier Mail

A message to African gangs from Arnhem Land...

Witiyana Marika is a co-founder of the band Yothu Yindi and perhaps the most the senior ceremonial tribal man in Australia. He is now urging the Sudanese gangs of Melbourne to stop making trouble and to respect Australia, being founded on Aboriginal land....

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