#IndigenousX

Logo The @IndigenousX Twitter account — twitter.com/IndigenousX — is a national and global conversation around the life stories and achievements of more than 300 Aboriginal and Indigenous hosts. Each week the account is hosted by a different Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander person. The account was launched by digital pioneer Luke Pearson in 2012. Since …

Australia Aboriginal Links

Australia Aboriginal Flag Links related to Aboriginal and Indigenous Australia presented in somewhat random fashion: Twitter @Songlines_au @caama @congressmob @natIndigRadio @RhiannaPatrick @indigenous_gov @YothuYindiFound @guurrbi @LukeLPearson @IndigenousX @IndigenousOz @farmer_kylie @theNCIE @NITV @NITVNews @_AboriginalEng @OPVCIL_CDU @IndigenousSW1 Headline Australia’s problem with Aboriginal World Heritage – The Conversation indigenous-communities-australia-press-national-voice-despite-setbacks – @foomeister mungo-mans-historic-return-celebrated-song-and-dance dreamtime-stories-go-digital-with-new-interactive-app/9000420 indigenous-academic-shocked-see-son-labelled-trouble-maker-education-queensland stan-grant-garma-festival-indigenous-australians-not-invisible/8775850 garma-gupapuyngu-tribe-close-festival-with-dreamtime-story/8783656 How do we …

Nyungar

Indigenous Peoples Also spelled Nyoongar, Noongar Videos Recommended Listening Word for Word #23 Noongar: The pulse of language – In Indigenous cultures, traditional languages are bound up with family, history and place. In this episode, we meet three Noongar people – Miles Franklin-winning novelist Kim Scott; music historian Clint Bracknell; and performer and director Kylie …

Aboriginal Tent Embassy

Photo: State Library of New South Wales The Aboriginal Tent Embassy is a semi-permanent assemblage where residing activists claim to represent the political rights of Aboriginal Australians. It is made up of signs and tents on the lawn opposite Old Parliament House in Canberra, the Australian capital. It is not considered an official embassy by …

Kokatha

Indigenous Peoples The Kokatha are the traditional owners of large section of the land in the north of South Australia. This includes the land surrounding the worlds largest mine BHP Billiton’s Olympic Dam Project located at Roxby Downs. Headlines Kokatha people’s native title win a ‘long journey’ Elsewhere on the Web https://www.kokatha.com.au http://gavinwanganeenart.com.au Recommended Listening …

Aboriginal and Indigenous Australia

Buzzwords Human occupation of Australia started about 65,000 years ago with successive waves of immigration from south and southeast Asia. Archaeologists continue to revise the date of early settlements. Today Aboriginal Australians conserve the oldest culture in the world. The word ‘aboriginal’ has appeared in the English language since the 17th century and means ‘first or earliest known, indigenous.’ …

Indigenous

Buzzwords Indigenous peoples are ethnic groups native to a land or region, especially before the arrival and intrusion of a foreign and possibly dominating culture. They are a group of people whose members share a cultural identity that has been shaped by their geographical region. Each group of Indigenous people are unique, some following similar …

Kalkajaka

Black Mountain (Kalkajaka) National Park is a 781 hectare protected area in Shire of Cook, Queensland, Australia. Headlines ‘It’ll haunt you forever’: Traditional owners warn climbers of perils entering FNQ’s ‘Bermuda Triangle’ – Brendan Mounter To Indigenous traditional owners, Kalkajaka is a sacred battlefield of both spirits and warring clan groups. To tourists, Kalkajaka is …

Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair

Poster Darwin, Northern Territory – The Darwin Aboriginal Art Fair – darwinaboriginalartfair.com.au – provides opportunities to purchase artwork directly from 60+ Indigenous owned community art centres, whilst being immersed in an exciting program of traditional dance, workshops, film, fashion and music. The fair is held on Larrakia Country at the Darwin Convention Centre. 2018 dates: …

Adnyamathanha

Indigenous Peoples The Aboriginal people of the Northern Flinders Ranges at the time of European settlement were the Wailpi, Guyani, Jadliaura and Pilatapa. These four language groups are now collectively referred to as the Adnyamathanha, although some descendants of these groups identify with and maintain their original affiliations. Nepabunna was established by the United Aborigines …