Indigenous

A peach quandong fruit

Our medicine, cosmetics and other everyday products contain compounds taken from nature. But Traditional Owners may not have given permission for the materials or their knowledge to be used.

Craig Kerslake

The emerging field of Indigenous architectural practice is restoring tradition and bringing belonging back to the built environment.

Tamina Pitt

Google software engineer and UNSW alumna, Tamina Pitt, is breaking down barriers and forging a ground-breaking trail for others to follow.

Uluru Statement from the Heart

Australians have been working towards meaningful change for almost a decade. That cannot be derailed by reverting to symbolic recognition.

Man stands in front of fire

UNSW Canberra extreme bushfire researcher and mathematical scientist, Professor Jason Sharples, has dedicated his career to understanding the complex behaviour of bushfires.

Uluru Youth Summit 2019

More than 60 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander youth from across Australia join in support of the Uluru Statement from the Heart.

Shadeene Evans - UNSW Indigenous Prep-program

UNSW Indigenous Pre-program student and soccer player, Shadeene 'Shay' Evans, has the world at her feet. But it is in her hometown of Borroloola where she still finds her inspiration.

Vanessa Turnbull-Roberts leads march

'This recognition is not for me, it’s for the ancestors who have been fighting much bigger battles before me.'

aboriginal people at uluru

The 'voice to government' is to be legislated and separate from the question of symbolic constitutional recognition. This type of reform was resoundingly rejected by the Uluru statement.

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