CAAMA News 16-10-2018

16th Oct 2018

In today's bulletin: 

* The government have vowed to listen to Arrente people despite continuing to advocate for the ANZAC Hill precinct as the preferred site for the National Aboriginal Art Gallery. Many Arrente community members have recently vowed to campaign against the proposed site.

* Three out of 9 finalists have been selected from the central Australian region to be in the running for Australia’s Indigenous Governance Award.

* The only First Nations candidate in the upcoming Federal Wentworth by-election has called for a federal independent commission against corruption & called for a change to how political parties receive donations.

CAAMA News team: Marilyn Batham, Erin Liddle, Philippe Perez