NATIONAL: Two Indigenous students from an isolated area in the Northern Territory are about to become the first girls from their community to ever graduate high school.
NATIONAL: The Northern Territory has been convicted of carrying out work on a sacred site, causing the destruction of two sacred Aboriginal gum trees.
QUEENSLAND: A far north Queensland Aboriginal tribe is set to be granted Native Title over their traditional lands after a 20-year battle for recognition.
NATIONAL: A man planning to present Tony Abbott with a giant boomerang says it’s time for the prime minister to push for constitutional recognition of Indigenous Australians.
NATIONAL: The Queensland government could be given power to assess the impact of uranium mines in the state under proposed federal changes to environmental approvals.
NATIONAL: The federal government has defended billions of dollars worth of infrastructure cost-cutting, despite promising to deliver a comprehensive nation building plan.
NATIONAL: Cape York lawyer Noel Pearson sees constitutional recognition of Indigenous Australians as the looming “big issue” for the nation.
NATIONAL: Former prime minister Kevin Rudd has quit parliament, ending a bitter and divisive three-year chapter in the history of the Labor Party, declaring he bears no malice towards rivals on both sides of the parliamentary chamber.
NATIONAL: When Tony Abbott declared Australia will one day have an Aboriginal prime minister, that person may have been listening in the Great Hall of Parliament.
SOUTH AUSTRALIA: A new war memorial has been dedicated to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who have served Australia in every conflict from the Boer War to the present.
NATIONAL: The families of the three Bowraville murder victims marched on state parliament on November 21st.
The Boomerang Festival was held on the October Long Weekend on Byron Bay.
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