Craig Ritchie Cathy McGowan MP Trevor Evans MP

AIATSIS Strategic Plan to shape Australian identity

15 Oct 2018

AIATSIS unveiled its Strategic Plan 2018-2023 at an event hosted by the Parliamentary Friends of AIATSIS in Canberra Monday, 15 October, 2018.

Kayannie Denigan, Dr Tran Tran and Craig Ritchie standing next to each other

Staff overwhelmingly vote ‘Yes’ to new EA

13 Sep 2018

The AIATSIS Enterprise Agreement 2018-2021 was formally signed by bargaining representatives this week.

Funding to improve Indigenous outcomes through expert cultural exchange

15 Aug 2018

AIATSIS was successful in its application for a COALAR grant to support a two-way learning exchange with Mexico and Peru.

Family History Month

National Family History Month

3 Aug 2018

Did you know that August is Family History Month? AIATSIS’ Family History Unit helps Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander individuals and families with their history every day.

Elders Uncle Denis Walker, Uncle Daniel Boney, Uncle Marbuk Wilson, and Aunty Maureen Davis

Aboriginal Victoria census resistance and participation

2 Aug 2018

The latest edition of Australian Aboriginal Studies features research findings from La Trobe University about Aboriginal Victoria’s census resistance and participation.

AIATSIS alumni honoured in this year’s National NAIDOC Awards

18 Jul 2018

Former AIATSIS CEO, Russell Taylor AM, was named 2018 Male Elder of the Year at the National NAIDOC Awards in Sydney last week. While Dr June Oscar AO was named as the prestigious, 2018 National NAIDOC Person of the Year.

Little Red Yellow Black Book

40% OFF award-winning publication

9 Jul 2018

The Little Red Yellow Black Book is 40% OFF until August 31st 2018.

An invaluable guide to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history and culture.

Karajarri Senior Cultural Advisor Mervyn Mulardy with sons, being interviewed and filmed by AIATSIS researcher Nell Reidy, near Bidyadanga, WA.

“Respect and honour” will underpin ethical research guidelines review

22 Jun 2018

AIATSIS has announced a review, including an invitation for public feedback, of the Guidelines for Ethical Research in Australian Indigenous Studies.

KALACC MoU signing

Collaboration in the Kimberley

12 Jun 2018

AIATSIS and KALACC formalise their intent to support and learn from each other through a MoU.

Michael Lavarch and Craig Ritchie

2018 National Native Title Conference

6 Jun 2018

This year’s theme, ‘Many Laws: One Land’, acknowledges that at any one place in Australia, different systems of Indigenous and non-Indigenous laws exist and interact.