Grief-stricken community angry at lack of support following youth suicides
Amid the grief in the north Arnhem Land community of Maningrida, where two teenagers took their lives during the Christmas holidays, there is...
Government denies Indigenous funding overhaul a 'disaster'
The Federal Government has denied it made any blunders when rolling out its flagship Indigenous Affairs funding scheme, despite a scathing report into the program.
Dr Mark Wenitong
Abbott government bungled Indigenous funding overhaul: major report
The Abbott government bungled its overhaul of billions of dollars worth of Indigenous funding, a major report has found.
- Independent watchdog
Bid to raise more funds for giant Christian cross in Central Australia
The Christian organisation behind plans to build a giant illuminated cross atop a hill in remote Central Australia wants to raise a further $1 million for the project.
Shock court decision rejects $1.3b WA native title deal
One of the biggest native title deals in Australian history has been struck a blow by a shock decision in the Federal Court, which found...
WA Govt accepts responsibility for illegal Crown land camp
Lands Minister Terry Redman has accepted his department should help clean up rubbish from an illegal camp on Crown land used by itinerants in Western Australia's Pilbara.