CAAMA News 12-04-2018

12th Apr 2018

In today's news: 

* Yolngu traditional Elders in Arnhem Land have used the recent visit of Prince Charles to create a diplomatic passage of a significant message to Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull.

* The report into the death of Torres Strait islander man, Mr Young, has been handed down by the Northern Territory Coroner, finding the police acted unlawfully and had little understanding of their own powers.

* A leading medical researcher says  doctors and other health professionals need to aware of Aboriginal methods of healing and culture.

* The Central Australian MacDonnell Regional Council desert community township of Aputula (Finke) has  been announced as Australia’s 2018 Heritage and Culture Winner and  joint winner of the Community Action and Wellbeing at the 2018 Australian Tidy Towns  Awards.