THE GURRGIYN

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A nod to our history, featuring news stories of the present and dreams for the future.

First Nations Business Research Summit 

First Nations Business Research Summit 

Thursday this week saw the inaugural First Nations Business Research Summit hosted at the University of Sydney Business School. The summit brings together #thoughtleaders and #entrepreneurs in the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander business sector, and Murawin...

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Celebrating NAIDOC

Celebrating NAIDOC

It is NAIDOC week, from 2-9th of July 2023 and this year’s theme is ‘For Our Elders’.“Across every generation, our Elders have played, and continue to play, an important role and hold a prominent place in our communities and families. They are cultural knowledge...

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Acknowledging Country

Acknowledging Country

Why is a Welcome to / Acknowledgement of Country Important? What is a Welcome to Country?  A Welcome to Country is a ceremonial welcome completed by a Traditional Owner. Where the Owners are welcoming people to their Country and acknowledging that the gathering is...

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Support Indigenous Businesses

Support Indigenous Businesses

Murawin would like to bring your attention to what First Nations businesses can bring to the table. With this acknowledgement it is important to understand that the Indigenous business sector is growing and expanding in every facet.Indigenous businesses have and will...

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Voice to Parliament Referendum Question

Voice to Parliament Referendum Question

Last week the Prime Minister stood with the Referendum Working Group and shared the wording for the upcoming referendum on the Voice to Parliament . Tomorrow, the proposed question and the constitutional amendment will be debated in Parliament. Referendum question: 'A...

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South Australia pass the Voice Bill

South Australia pass the Voice Bill

The South Australian State Government this morning passed the First Nations Voice Bill 2023. Attorney General and Aboriginal affairs minister, Kyam Maher, said it was a long-overdue and defining moment, and that the bill had been developed “hand in hand” with the...

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Connecting with Country

Connecting with Country

The Connecting with Country Draft Framework is a gift to both Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians, an invitation to “walk with us in a movement of the Australian people for a better future” (Architect AU) similarly to that of the Uluru Statement from...

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Change the Date

Change the Date

Every 26th of January First Nations Australians are told to celebrate Australia with their fellow Australians. We are told it is a time for Australians to come together and celebrate this great nation. This is not a great nation for First Nations peoples. 26 January...

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