CAAMA News 04-12-2017

4th Dec 2017

CAAMA News Team: Kyle Dowling, Philippe Perez and Tegan Hughes.

Tributes continue to flow across the nation following the recent deaths of Bundjalung men Sol Bellear, a  "relentless fighter" for the rights of Aboriginal people including health and legal services  and Uncle Lester Bostock a pioneer of Aboriginal film making and radio.

Meanwhile the first Aboriginal woman elected to the Victorian Parliament says Aboriginal people need to have a voice in the decision making processes that affect them.

In other news Aboriginal communities can gain huge benefits by increasing their knowledge of science according to an academic who is encouraging Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander high school students to study science.