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Co-design process a step closer as Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Reference Group appointed

Historic laws to better protect WA's Aboriginal cultural heritage progress to next stage Aboriginal community, industry and public sector representatives appointed to the Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Reference Group Group will […]

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Pilot program empowers Aboriginal communities to keep children safe

McGowan Government invests $1.3 million to pilot Aboriginal Representative Organisations Aboriginal Representative Organisations will help empower Aboriginal families and support them to keep their children safe Armadale and Kimberley region […]

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Landmark exhibition of Aboriginal art from the Pilbara to open

More than 200 works from Pilbara Aboriginal artists and art centres to go on display First time the Aboriginal art of the region has been documented so extensively Exhibition is […]

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New Bill to deliver better protection for Aboriginal cultural heritage

Progressive new Bill introduced to Parliament to replace outdated Aboriginal cultural heritage laws Primary focus on agreement making with Traditional Owners and principles of free, prior and informed consent Legislation […]

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Child safety laws pass WA Parliament

McGowan Government passes legislation to extend mandatory reporting requirements to minister of religion, early childhood workers, out-of-home care workers, registered psychologist, school counsellors and youth justice workers Amendments to the […]

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Dookatj Friends

A Dookatj friend is someone who cares deeply about what’s happening to Aboriginal children on Noongar land. They are encouraging and supportive, but also provide honest and candid feedback. They […]

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Removing children from Indigenous communities 'a national disaster'

An article by ABC News about how the removal of children from Indigenous communities is skyrocketing and has become a "national disaster", according to a Australia's first and only Aboriginal […]

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ABC News: Victorian inquiry to address rise in Indigenous children in child protection services

A news article by ABC News about Victoria's Aboriginal Children's Commissioner set to release a landmark inquiry today, designed to stem the vast over-representation of Indigenous children in the child […]

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