Covid outbreak in Cherbourg’s Aboriginal community defies odds as peak reached
[Jon Daly, ABC]
When the first case of the virus was detected on December 29, authorities feared a rapid spread and high numbers of hospitalisations due to the vulnerable population and comparatively low vaccination rates.
Aboriginal flag copyright transferred to Commonwealth, as artist agrees to make flag freely available to all
[Jake Evans, ABC]
Luritja artist Harold Thomas created the flag in 1970 to represent Aboriginal people and their connection to the land, and it has been an official national flag since the end of the last century — but its copyright remained with Mr Thomas.