First Arnhem Land girls to graduate - Ninemsn
Australian Teacher MagazineFirst Arnhem Land girls to graduateNinemsnChristella Namundja and Kirsty Garnarradj from Gunbalanya in Arnhem Land, 300 km east of Darwin, are part of 60 Aboriginal girls who completed year 12 this year with the Role Models and Leaders Australia (RMLA) Academy. RMLA is a mentoring program ...Family's joy for Arnhem Land graduateThe Daily Telegraphall 8 news articles »
Aboriginal communities lobby for more housing tender work in Arnhem Land - ABC Online
Aboriginal communities lobby for more housing tender work in Arnhem LandABC OnlineIndigenous corporations based in Arnhem Land say they are missing out on contracts for housing construction in their communities. Representatives from several corporations met in Darwin today to discuss the problem. They say local work is not going to ...and more »
NT police search for group missing on tinnie journey in Arnhem Land - ABC Online
NT police search for group missing on tinnie journey in Arnhem LandABC OnlineThe two men and five children left an Arnhem Land outstation in a 4.2-metre boat on Saturday morning, but never made it to their destination at Gawa Outstation near Galiwin'ku on Elcho Island. Duty Superintendent Helen Braam says they were expected to ...
Group on Top End tinnie journey off Arnhem Land coast found safe - Yahoo!7 News
Group on Top End tinnie journey off Arnhem Land coast found safeYahoo!7 NewsThe group, which set out from an Arnhem Land outstation in a 4.2-metre boat on Saturday morning, had to spend the night on a beach on Inglis Island after problems with their boat. A search and rescue plane spotted them at about 12.30pm on Sunday and a ...and more »
Rio Tinto losing $30ma year from Arnhem Land refinery - The Australian
The Australian Financial ReviewRio Tinto losing $30ma year from Arnhem Land refineryThe AustralianThe international mining giant confirmed yesterday that it was "reviewing the status" of the refinery in Arnhem Land, which employs hundreds of indigenous workers. The Rio board is expected to make a decision this week on winding down the refinery ...Rio scraps gas plans for Gove, won't rule out closureThe Australian Financial ReviewRio's future at Gove refinery uncertainNinemsnRio Tinto Likely To Close Gove Alumina Refinery In AustraliaTrefisall 93 news articles »
Review – Transformations: Early Bark Paintings from Arnhem Land - The Conversation
Review – Transformations: Early Bark Paintings from Arnhem LandThe ConversationTaken by anthropologist Donald Thomson in the 1930s, the photographs set the context for the extraordinary experience that is the Transformations: Early Bark Paintings from Arnhem Land exhibition. The exhibition of 24 bark paintings, three objects, and ...and more »
Arnhem Land must look beyond mining jobs - Yahoo!7 News
Arnhem Land must look beyond mining jobsYahoo!7 NewsBut Aboriginal communities in Arnhem Land will create hundreds of jobs and forge their own economic future beyond the scope of mining, says Djawa Burarrwanga, chairman of Lirrwi Yolngu Tourism Aboriginal Corporation. "Whatever the future holds in the ...and more »
Abbott government peddles De Soto on Arnhem Land rights - Crikey
Abbott government peddles De Soto on Arnhem Land rightsCrikeyA media release on October 17, just a month after the election, refers to an historic Arnhem Land agreement with traditional owners of Gunbalanya to lease the township to the Commonwealth for 99 years; soon after a similar agreement was secured at ...and more »
Donated boots bring joy to Arnhem Land - The Age
Donated boots bring joy to Arnhem LandThe AgeDonated boots bring joy to Arnhem Land (02:03). Cathy Freeman can relate to the happiness children in remote communities feel when getting their first pair of footy boots, thanks to donations from thousands of families in Victoria 22/11/13. Old footy ...
Bead currency used in Australia's first export industry - ABC Science Online
ABC Science OnlineBead currency used in Australia's first export industryABC Science OnlineDaryl Wesley and Mirani Litster of the Australian National University reported on the significance of 30 beads they excavated from the Wellington Range in north western Arnhem Land, at this week's Australian Archaeology Association conference in Coffs ...