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BARUNGA FESTIVAL

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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Looking to a bright future for Jawoyn

Nov 05, 2017

The Jawoyn Association has welcomed the Office of Registrar of Indigenous Corporations review of its operations and says the majority of issues identified in the…

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