Rising Above, Walking Together – The Power of One Person’s Story

Talking about Australia’s national identity prompts strong opinions. History, truth, settlement, multiculturalism; many topics and angles are discussed in the conversation about what is ultimately our own self-acceptance. The voices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and their experience of inclusion and exclusion in our community are often depersonalised. The power of one person’s …

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day – 4 August 2016

Thursday, 4th August 2016 is Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day, a day specially marked to celebrate their strength, their culture and their community. Children’s Day is celebrated every year on the 4th of August, and provides an opportunity for all Australians to support our Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community, while extending our …