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Friday, 3 May 2019

The western world is just catching up to what we know

The western world is just catching up to what we know
The study proved that humans were occupying arid Australia 49,000 years ... Indigenousheritage is not Australian heritage nor is it world heritage.

Australian Bishops call for politics that promote peace, common good

Australian Bishops call for politics that promote peace, common good
Australia's Catholic bishops have called for respect and understanding in the ... outcomes between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians.

Bipartisan commitment to housing funding needed to secure future of remote communities

Bipartisan commitment to housing funding needed to secure future of remote communities
While the Northern Territory and South Australia have both signed ... been involved in funding remote Indigenous housing since at least 1968, and as ...

Small Screen Highlights: Will Australia ever have a black Prime Minister?

Small Screen Highlights: Will Australia ever have a black Prime Minister?
Mark Coles Smith is the charismatic presenter of this 55-minute ABC documentary, that asks what chance an Indigenous Australian born today has of ...

Independents pledge to block Adani mine in event of minority government

Independents pledge to block Adani mine in event of minority government
Phelps, who is running in the Sydney seat of Wentworth, told Guardian Australia that, regardless of who won the next election, the next parliament had ...

Hope for a healthier Australia


The package also includes targeted activities addressing stroke and preventable disease risk in regional Australia, Aboriginal and Torres Strait ...

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Dustin Lance Black reflects on fatherhood in heartfelt video

Dustin Lance Black reflects on fatherhood in heartfelt video
The video was made in collaboration with LGBTI rights group the Human Right Campaign to raise awareness and help generate support for ...

LGBTI Equality Act approved by the House Judiciary Committee

LGBTI Equality Act approved by the House Judiciary Committee
The Equality Act, a wide-ranging bill banning discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity, has been approved by the House ...

Binary Australia attack ad slamming Labor and Drag Queen Story Time banned

Binary Australia attack ad slamming Labor and Drag Queen Story Time banned
“Binary will protect our children from those who would seek to indoctrinate them with programs designed to promote the LGBTI agenda while bullying ...

Bizarre billboard costing $75000 that claims Bill Shorten supports 'drag queen story time' is banned

Bizarre billboard costing $75000 that claims Bill Shorten supports 'drag queen story time' is banned
. celebrates diversity and I know that children and families will really enjoy this family friendly celebration of LGBTI culture,' Pratt said in November.

Mainfreight delivers ANZAC memorial carving


Transport and logistics company, Mainfreight, has delivered a 40' open top container to Belgium, containing a gift from the New Zealand Māori Arts ...

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Te Ara Wai Museum to commemorate NZ Land Wars



The Waipa District Council are rallying behind Waikato iwi aiming to build a museum to commemorate the New Zealand Land Wars. The museum will ...

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Here's New Zealand's most epic drive


Even after 15 years of living here, a New Zealand road trip is my favourite ... Two Maori ceremonial canoes are lit up at sunrise in the Bay of Islands.

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New Zealand: Guide to Bay of Islands



Brush up on your history of early New Zealand at the Russell Museum, home to a unique collection of traditional Maori artefacts, as well as a scale ...

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H1Z1 Removes Maui Skins Following Concerns About Appropriating Maori Culture


Following concerns raised by New Zealand gamers, the developers of H1Z1 have removed a Polynesian-inspired outfit from an upcoming update.

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First Māori judge, Joseph Williams, appointed to the Supreme Court



New Zealand has its first Māori Supreme Court judge. Justice Joseph Victor Williams replaces Sir William Young, who is chairing the Royal ...

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