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KATHERINE ROYAL SHOW

Publish Date: Jun 01, 2018

The Katherine Royal Show sees residents from right across the Katherine region come to Katherine. It’s a chance for art, sport, agriculture and other industries…

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BARUNGA FESTIVAL

Publish Date: May 31, 2018

Barunga Festival is one of the most important and longest-running community festivals in regional Australia. It is an iconic event with a long and proud…

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Jawoyn mark 40 years since lodgement of first land rights claim

Publish Date: Mar 28, 2018

On March 31, 1978, a group of Jawoyn people lodged a claim over their traditional lands in the Katherine region, marking the first step to…

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Jawoyn’s 11 year struggle for land rights

Publish Date: Mar 27, 2018

Forty years ago, what is now named Nitmiluk National Park was called Katherine Gorge National Park and it sat under Northern Territory Government management. While…

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40th Anniversary: The First Step

Publish Date: Feb 23, 2018

On March 31 1978, a group of Jawoyn people lodged a claim over our traditional lands in the Katherine region, marking the first step to…

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Happy holidays Jawoyn family and friends

Publish Date: Dec 22, 2017

The Jawoyn Association office will be closed from Thursday December 21, 2017 and will reopen at 8am on Monday January 8, 2018. We wish all…

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Jawoyn rangers share knowledge in Africa

Publish Date: Nov 14, 2017

A few Jawoyn Rangers have just returned from a trip to Africa on an international ranger exchange. The exchange was run by the Thin Green…

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New board of directors for Jawoyn

Publish Date: Nov 09, 2017

Members of the Jawoyn Association have elected their new board of directors for the next two years. The vote was cast during the two-day Jawoyn…

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