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Case workers to support domestic violence prevention and justice in APY Lands

25 May 2017 Aboriginal affairs

The State Government has committed $1 million to fund the prevention of domestic violence and provide support for families to navigate the justice system in the Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands.

Treaty consultations open

04 Apr 2017 Aboriginal affairs

South Australia’s Treaty Commissioner will commence consultations with Aboriginal people today to begin a conversation about what a Treaty in this state may look like.

Stolen Generations Reparations Scheme applications close

31 Mar 2017 Aboriginal affairs

In excess of 390 members of South Australia’s Stolen Generations have applied for reparations under South Australia’s Stolen Generations Reparations Scheme.

Recognition Agreement signed with Adnyamathanha

21 Mar 2017 Aboriginal affairs

A historic agreement between the Adnyamathanha Traditional Lands Association (ATLA) and the South Australian Government was signed today at Wilpena Pound in the state’s mid-north.

First Aboriginal Regional Authority Recognition Agreement signed

18 Mar 2017 Aboriginal affairs

An historic agreement between the Ngarrindjeri Regional Authority and the South Australian Government was signed today in Murray Bridge.

Senior Aboriginal leader appointed to guide Treaty negotiations

28 Feb 2017 Aboriginal affairs

A new Treaty Commissioner will lead the consultation process about a model for Treaty between the State Government and Aboriginal South Australians.

State Government announces intention to enter into treaty discussions with Aboriginal South Australians

14 Dec 2016 Aboriginal affairs

The South Australian Government will commence treaty discussions with Aboriginal South Australians as the next step towards reconciliation and building Aboriginal governance in the state.

Stolen Generations: Consultation on community healing projects

12 Oct 2016 Aboriginal affairs

South Australians are being invited to submit ideas on community projects that could be funded through the State Government’s Stolen Generations Reparations Scheme.

Scholarship for Aboriginal veterinary student

31 Aug 2016 Aboriginal affairs

A 21-year-old Aboriginal woman studying to be a vet is this year’s recipient of the Terry Roberts Memorial Scholarship.

Aboriginal women celebrated in Gladys Elphick Awards

29 Aug 2016 Aboriginal affairs

Anangu woman Edie Nyimpula King has won this year’s perpetual Gladys Elphick Award, recognising her outstanding contribution as an Aboriginal woman in the community who has stood up for culture, country and community for many decades.