Government announces investment in training 500 Aboriginal healthcare workers
Speaking from the front steps of South Australia's Parliament House ahead of the meeting, Assistant Indigenous Health Minister Malarndirri McCarthy said the government would spend $52.9 million over five years to employ the Aboriginal trainees.
Thousands recreate the Wave Hill walk-off, originally led by Vincent Lingiari
[Roxanne Fitzgerald and Myles Houlbrook-Walk, ABC]
For Vincent Lingiari's great-granddaughter, every step in the march of yesterday's recreation of the Wave Hill walk-off — a protest which would pave the way for Aboriginal land rights in Australia — was emotionally charged.