Part tale of survival against the odds, part political odyssey, Two Cultures, One Story is the memoir of highly respected Bibilmum Noongar Elder Dr Robert Isaacs AM. Released 1 March, it is the account of a life full of compassion, commitment, integrity and hard work.
NSW police 18 times more likely to place Indigenous youth on secret watchlist
[Paul Gregoire, The Big Smoke]
Recently released NSW police data reveals that Aboriginal children are 18 times more likely than non-Aboriginal children to be targeted by police on a secret watchlist which sanctions officers to subject listed children to a form of intensified policing.
‘Striking a fair balance between traditional owners’ sea country rights and access for recreational fisher’
[by Leah McLennan]
From 1 March 2021 to 31 December 2022 recreational fishers will be able to access the Territory’s fishing spots across nearly 2,000km of Aboriginal sea country under a simple and free registration process.
Fremantle Indigenous profile: Board member Colleen Hayward
I want and work towards equitable outcomes for Indigenous people in all aspects of our lives including health, housing, education, employment and justice and I’m proud to say that I am active in bringing improvements in all those areas.