LALC LAND: The Gilgandra Aboriginal community has teamed up with a government authority to return a significant parcel of land back to its former glory. But how they got there is a remarkable story of white and black Australians working together. CHRIS GRAHAM reports.
NEW SOUTH WALES: A unique partnership between a Local Aboriginal Land Council, a NSWALC zone office, a large Australian corporation, and a few local businesses and volunteers is helping young Aboriginal kids on the mid-north coast of NSW learn to dot their I’s, cross their t’s… with a lot of cultural education along the way.
NAIDOC: Highlights of the 2013 Broken Hill NAIDOC Ball and an extended interview with award recipient Anthony Heywood.
NEW SOUTH WALES: A message from the chair of the New South Wales Aboriginal Land Council, Stephen Ryan.
LALC LAND: The uncharted issue of black water rights is slowly gaining momentum across the country. *Craig Cromelin takes a closer look at the issue in his home state of NSW.
LALC LAND: A monthly round-up of issues facing the NSW Aboriginal land rights network, by Chairman of the NSW Aboriginal Land Council, Stephen Ryan.
NEW SOUTH WALES: The NSW Aboriginal Land Council has received an unmodified audit for the 2010-2011 financial year. The audit, conducted by the NSW Audit General, provides an analysis of NSWALC’s financial and operational health.
NEW SOUTH WALES: The NSW Electoral Commission (NSWEC) has compiled a special ‘Candidates and Scrutineers Guide’. It’s available from the NSWEC website at www.elections.nsw.gov.au/ Follow the link at the bottom of the web page to the 2011 NSW Aboriginal Land Council Election.
NEW SOUTH WALES: There may be many reasons why you consider opting for a postal vote in the August 6 elections. In NSWALC elections, one of the most common is that you live more than eight kilometres from a polling place.