NAIDOC teenager first in family to graduate

ROHAN COOK Gold Coast teenager Beryl Compton, 17, will this year become the first member of her family in decades to graduate high school. And while the Miami High School student is excited by the milestone so too are her thrilled … [Read more...]

Cooking cakes for cultural change

CAILLIN PALMERO http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=667biOZU3IE As part of Griffith University’s NAIDOC Week celebrations in July, members of the Yallburru Community cooked traditional food and held workshops for students. Director of Yallburru, … [Read more...]

NAIDOC Week celebrations open on Gold Coast

MADISON SPEDDING http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nj5bJBFMdKk NAIDOC week celebrations are currently underway around Australia. From July 2 until July 9 the country will celebrate the history, culture and achievements of the Aboriginal … [Read more...]

Gold Coast Commonwealth Games embraces Indigenous culture

Voice of President of the Yallburru Group Patricia Leavy ABBIGAIL PALUDAN   Alongside the Queensland Yugambeh Elders Advisory Group and Indigenous Working Group, the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games 2018 Organising Committee (GOLDOC) … [Read more...]