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Program helps Indigenous student become first in family to graduate high school
[Jen McCutcheon and Jess McGuire, ABC]
First established in 1995, the program now runs in 29 schools across NSW and the NT and has supported 15,000 young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.
Army honours largest ever First Nations battalion in 80-year WWII commemoration
[Brendan Mounter and Mia Knight, ABC]
In the early 1940s, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people could not enter a pub, they were not paid a fair wage, and they were not counted in the Commonwealth census.
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