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Dhurga Dictionary and Learners Grammar

The Dhurga Dictionary and Learners Grammar: A South-East Coast NSW Aboriginal Language is an overdue and extremely valuable resource for the Dhurga...

Publication or resource - 12 Feb 2020

Does the media fail Aboriginal political aspirations? 45 years of news media reporting of key political moments

For too long Australia’s media has failed to communicate Aboriginal political aspirations. This unique study of key Aboriginal initiatives seeking...

Publication or resource - 29 Jan 2020

Return of Cultural Heritage Project

One of the items returned from Illinois State Museum, a Barrgayi (tusk shell bead necklace) from Bardi Jawi Country, WA. The Return of...

Blog post - 7 Jan 2020

Gangalidda Garawa peoples celebrate the return of their cultural heritage material from Manchester Museum at handover event in Moungibi (Burketown)

Yesterday, the Gangalidda Garawa people gathered to celebrate the return of culturally significant items from the Manchester Museum, part of The...

News - 19 Dec 2019

Native Title Newsletter - Issue 2, 2019

For the past 26 years, the NTRU has focused on maximising the recognition of native title through improving information and coordination,...

Publication or resource - 13 Dec 2019

Mudburra to English first dictionary to include handsigns

The publication of the Mudburra to English Dictionary is the first dictionary to include a comprehensive set of handsigns including photos and QR-...

News - 22 Nov 2019

Innovative Audiotape Device Designed In-house

The innovative audio-cassete cleaning device that was designed and manufactured in-house at AIATSIS. Communities and cultural...

Blog post - 24 Oct 2019

'Innovation – Indigenous genius then and now’

Professor Marcia Langton AM delivers the 2019 Wentworth Lecture. Photo: AIATSIS Professor Marcia Langton AM delivered the 2019 AIATSIS...

News - 27 Sep 2019

An exhibition to celebrate IYIL2019

Warlpiri translator Theresa Napurrurla Ross with granddaughter. Photo: AIATSIS Representatives from Ngunnawal, Warlpiri and Meriam communities...

News - 20 Sep 2019

Gurgun Mibinyah: Yugambeh, Ngarahngwal, Ngahnduwal A dictionary and grammar of Mibiny language varieties from the Tweed to the Logan rivers

Gurgun Mibinyah (belonging to Mibiny speakers) is a dictionary of the northern varieties of the language Yugambeh-Bundjalung, or Bandjalangic, spoken...

Publication or resource - 10 Sep 2019

Mudburra to English Dictionary

Mudburra is an Aboriginal language of the Northern Territory (Australia). Many Mudburra people live in Elliott, Marlinja, Yarralin and Kalkaringi....

Publication or resource - 10 Sep 2019

Cultural heritage material to be returned to Aranda and Bardi Jawi communities from overseas

The Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) welcomes today’s announcement that Aranda people of Central...

News - 10 Sep 2019

Ngarrindjeri Concise 2nd edition Dictionary launched

Community calls for language resources have been answered with the recent launch of the Ngarrindjeri Dictionary: (concise) 2nd edition. The new...

News - 6 Sep 2019

Conservation of Indigenous Language Cards

The Ken Hale language cards in the AIATSIS Collection number over 3500 and help document various Indigenous languages from the remote...

Blog post - 2 Sep 2019

Taungurung Decision-Making Guide

Taungurung Land and Waters Council and AIATSIS collaboratively produced a decision-making guide for Taungurung people to use in governance. The...

Publication or resource - 27 Aug 2019

Dr Debbie Bargallie - 2019 Stanner Award winner

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Video - 16 Aug 2019

Ngarinyman dictionary published after 25 year collaboration

(L-R) Mikayla Friday Shaw, Joy Campbell and Christine Daly with the ABC's Daniel Browning at the launch of the Ngarinyman to English Dictionary....

News - 5 Aug 2019

The Sydney Language

The Sydney Language was written to revive interest the Aboriginal language of the Sydney district. It makes readily available the small amount of...

Publication or resource - 2 Aug 2019

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