CAAMA News 23-09-2016

23rd Sep 2016

CAAMA News team : Paul Wiles,Erin Liddle, Masson Willis

A peak  Aboriginal Legal Service which has an important  role to play in the royal commission into the Protection and Detention of Children in the Northern Territory says a lack of funding is prohibiting its  capacity to deliver the best possible information to the commission.

 The  Federal Minister responsible for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders has shown a  more conciliatory approach in his dealings with the National Congress of Australia's First Peoples.

Parrtjima - a festival of light has everyone’s attention as it  brings together Aboriginal  artwork on a 300 million year old canvas.