CAAMA News 13-06-2018

13th Jun 2018

In today's bulletin: 

* The newly elected South Australian Government has decided to axe the former Labor Government’s treaty policy & stop progress on the negotiations for any treaties with the state's Aboriginal nations.

* Meanwhile Federal Minister for Indigenous Affairs Nigel Scullion has proposed that he should hand over his job as minister to a committee of Indigenous leaders, rather than focusing on a treaty process from the Federal Government

* An alliance of 22 organisations advocating for better connectivity in mobile phone coverage have welcomed improvements announced by the Federal Government to mobile blackspots in rural & remote parts of Australia.