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Jawoyn Rangers team to grow with new jobs

Publish Date: Jun 28, 2018

Two fantastic opportunities are open to work in a leading land and cultural management team in northern Australia The Jawoyn Association is currently looking for…

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Barunga Festival: culture, music, sport

Publish Date: Jun 12, 2018

The Barunga Festival is a special time for Jawoyn people. It is a time we open our Barunga community for people to come and share…

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Move to a treaty in the Territory

Publish Date: Jun 08, 2018

The Jawoyn Association welcomes the Northern Territory Government’s pledge to negotiate a treaty with Aboriginal people. Today the Chief Minister Michael Gunner signed a historic…

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Barunga Statement: Treaty Yeah!

Publish Date: Jun 05, 2018

In 1988, Prime Minister Bob Hawke made a historic visit to the Barunga Festival in the Northern Territory. It was an opportunity for the Australian…

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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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