CAAMA News - 12-10-2018

12th Oct 2018

CAAMA News team: Erin Liddle, Kyle Dowling, Gilmore Johnstone, Philippe Perez

* Funding has been announced to tackle rheumatic heart disease in remote communities across Australia.

* New data reveals that more students in NSW primary & high schools are learning Aboriginal languages than European & Asian languages.

* More consultation is needed when oil & gas exploration companies conduct activities, according to an Arrente resident of Ntaria, after a gas flare was seen within the area.

* First Nations musicians Dr G Yunipingu, Dan Sultan, Mojo Juju & Emily Wurramurra are among the nominations for the 2018 ARIA Awards.