CAAMA news 09-07-14

9th Jul 2014

CAAMA news team: Justin Fenwick, Lorena Walker, Mikaela Simpson, Pam Reilly, Damien Williams

The fall out continues from Tony Abbotts comments labelling Australia as Uninhabited and Unsettled before 1788. The comments sparking outrage to those in parliament.

A representative from the Police and Community Youth Club says NAIDOC week is a great opportunity to create discussion between the Aboriginal and non-indigenous youth of Australia.

Local people in our communities are often not recognised for their work, but for one Coffs Harbour man his work with Aboriginal children is being recognised in a special way.