Funding for development of Register of Upper Hunter Aboriginal Owners

Minister for Aboriginal Affairs Victor Dominello today announced that a $298,000 grant had been awarded for a project that will allow Aboriginal people to register their cultural association to the Upper Hunter region under the Aboriginal Land Rights Act (NSW). … Continue reading

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Master Builders-NSW Government Partnership supporting Aboriginal apprentices

Minister for Aboriginal Affairs Victor Dominello has today announced that four new Aboriginal apprentices had started work with the Master Builders Association of NSW, taking the total to 13, since an agreement with the NSW Government was signed in April. … Continue reading

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NSWALC Economic Development Strategy

OCHRE recognises the importance of pursuing economic participation through the use of Aboriginal land and natural resources. On 29 October the Minister for Aboriginal Affairs Victor Dominello joined with NSW Aboriginal Land Council (NSWALC) to release its $16 million economic … Continue reading

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We respect Aboriginal peoples as the first peoples and custodians of NSW.

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The artist: Kim Healey
The artwork; Two Tribes

Kim Healey is a descendant of the Bundjalung and Gumbaynggirr nations, and also a descendant of the Djunbun (Platypus) Clan, original custodians of the Washpool at Lionsville in Northern NSW. She currently lives within country in South Grafton NSW, creating and telling her stories along the mighty “Clarence River”. Kim strives to capture country and utilise her voice through her work, to interpret the world around her.
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