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Mallee District Aboriginal Services Not Afraid to Lead the Victorian State Government on COVID

Mallee District Aboriginal Services Not Afraid to Lead the Victorian State Government on COVID

CEO of the Mallee District Aboriginal Services (MDAS), Palawa woman Jacki Turfrey, has never been afraid of doing this tough. When it comes to protecting her community in the North West of Victoria against COVID, even government guidelines were sometimes in the firing line.
(NITV Radio) Uncle Andrew Gardiner Discusses the Formation and Role of the Elders’ Voice for Treaty

(NITV Radio) Uncle Andrew Gardiner Discusses the Formation and Role of the Elders’ Voice for Treaty

Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung Elder Uncle Andrew Gardiner talks with Charles Pakana on NITV Radio about the role and formation of the Assembly's Elders' Voice.
On Solid Ground: The Five Year Strategic Direction and Foundation for VACCHO

On Solid Ground: The Five Year Strategic Direction and Foundation for VACCHO

With two years of working with partner health organisations to combat COVID-19, VACCHO CEO Jill Gallagher takes time out to yarn about the five year strategic direction and plan for the peak health organisation.
First Nations Women Urged and Supported to Enter Federal, State and Local Government

First Nations Women Urged and Supported to Enter Federal, State and Local Government

FNELA Project Lead, Ngiyampaa, Wiradjuri and Ngemba woman Ashlee Wone joins CMR's Charles Pakana to discuss the need for First Nations women in government
Assembly Urges Yoo-rrook Justice Commission to Look Beyond the Letters Patent

Assembly Urges Yoo-rrook Justice Commission to Look Beyond the Letters Patent

Aunty Geraldine Atkinson provides a personal and professional perspective on some of the key recommendations contained in the FPAV's Tyerri Yoo-rrook Report
Really Good Radio. Troy Benjamin Takes it to the Masses in a Strictly PG Format

Really Good Radio. Troy Benjamin Takes it to the Masses in a Strictly PG Format

Presenting radio (and video) in manner that's interactive and definitely family friendly, Troy Benjamin took the bull by the horns and started his own brand - Really Good Radio.
First Peoples’ Assembly of Victoria Member Rueben Berg Tells It As It Is

First Peoples’ Assembly of Victoria Member Rueben Berg Tells It As It Is

Assembly member Rueben Berg shares what it's like behind the scenes as one of the elected Victorian Aboriginal Traditional Owners working towards Treaty/ies in Victoria.
Yoo-rrook Justice Commission Chair Aunty Eleanor Bourke Discusses the Commission’s Letters Patent

Yoo-rrook Justice Commission Chair Aunty Eleanor Bourke Discusses the Commission’s Letters Patent

During this first of several interviews with Yoo-rrook commissioners, Aunty Eleanor Bourke, Yoo-rrook Justice Commission Chairperson, discusses some of the finer details of Commission's guiding document, the Letters Patent.
Kinaway Chamber of Commerce. A Force Behind Aboriginal Business Growth Across Victoria

Kinaway Chamber of Commerce. A Force Behind Aboriginal Business Growth Across Victoria

Kinaway CEO Scott McCartney talks openly on CMR about the growth and sustainability of Aboriginal businesses across Victoria.
Understanding the Role of the Federation of Victorian Traditional Owner Corporations

Understanding the Role of the Federation of Victorian Traditional Owner Corporations

Paul Paton, CEO of the FVTOC talks on CMR about the why, what and wherefore of the Federation and its multiple roles in furthering the rights of all Victorian Traditional Owners and groups.
A Visit to the Aboriginal-Owned Cooee Cafe in Rosebud

A Visit to the Aboriginal-Owned Cooee Cafe in Rosebud

In Rosebud on the Mornington Peninsula, Aboriginal-owned and -operated Cooee Cafe keeps its doors open for business despite a disastrous environment for the catering and hospitaility industry.
Kerri-Lee Harding – A Proud Aboriginal Voice in Australian Media for 25 Years

Kerri-Lee Harding – A Proud Aboriginal Voice in Australian Media for 25 Years

Proud Bindal, Juru and Koa woman Kerri-Lee Harding - SBS/NITV Executive Producer of Radio and Podcasts - talks on Connection Matters Radio about the importance of Aboriginal voices in Australian media.
Working Towards Achieving an Elders’ Voice in the Victorian Treaty Process

Working Towards Achieving an Elders’ Voice in the Victorian Treaty Process

Gunditjmara Elders Aunty Charmaine Clarke and Uncle Rob Lowe talk with CMR about the need for, and work ahead in developing, the First Peoples' Assembly of Victoria's Elders' Voice.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Victorians Supported for 2024 Local Government Candidacy

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Victorians Supported for 2024 Local Government Candidacy

With only two Aboriginal Local Government Councillors in Victoria, the Victorian Local Governance Association (VLGA) is continuing its YCCC project to help address the imbalance of First Nations people holding political office in local government.
Treaty in Victoria – Discussing the Basics with Co-Chair Marcus Stewart

Treaty in Victoria – Discussing the Basics with Co-Chair Marcus Stewart

As the democratically elected members of the First Peoples' Assembly of Victoria (FPAV) continues paving the way forward for treaties between Victorian Aboriginal people and the State Government, we take a look at some of the challenges and successes achieved to date.

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