CAAMA News 27-04-2017

27th Apr 2017

CAAMA News team : Kyle Dowling, Paul Wiles, Emmie Dowling and Damien Williams.

With Australian Bureau of Statistics indicating  Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people account for almost a quarter of the ACT’s adult prison population....a new program is being trialled  in an effort to reduce their numbers.

In Queensland a One Nation candidate for the upcoming state election has resigned.

In Western Australia  the world’s largest collection of rock art is under threat. A senate inquiry has heard  rock carvings on the Burrup Peninsula near the town of Karratha some as old as 30,000 years are being damaged by industrial pollution and vandalism.