Series: National TalkBlack

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National Talkblack 020719

On todays National Talkblack via NIRS – NIRS – National Indigenous Radio Service we had: Aaron Smith Editor from Torres News for our weekly catch up. Yarns this week: Island of Origin great weekend of footy with a round robin of six sides battling it out on Badu Island. Had some talks with the new fire station…

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National Talkblack 010719

On todays National Talkblack via NIRS – NIRS – National Indigenous Radio Service we had: Paulene Mackell – National Ageing Research Institute RMIT. Art Centres in Remote Communities – Supporting Our Elders Supports Everyone to Live a Good Life. Myrah Sonter – Podcast Host – An Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander digital media platform is excited to…

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National Talkblack 280619

On todays National Talkblack via NIRS – NIRS – National Indigenous Radio Service we had: Marrawah Law yarning to us about the Aboriginal Flag. The Aboriginal flag is a symbol of great importance to Aboriginal people as it represents identity, unity, culture and pride. What is copyright? and how has the Aboriginal flag been copyrighted? Wayne Quilliam –…

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National Talkblack 270619

On todays National Talkblack via NIRS – NIRS – National Indigenous Radio Service we had: Alan Walker – Administrator from Cor Cordis yarning to us about the only national body representing Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples has agreed to work closely with the Federal Government to secure its future. The Congress called in the administrators, faced…

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National Talkblack 260619

On todays National Talkblack via NIRS – NIRS – National Indigenous Radio Service we had: Professor Jacinta Elston from Monash University yarning to Trevor about a national first, Cancer Australia has launched Yarn for Life, a new initiative to reduce the impact of cancer within Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities by encouraging and normalising discussion about…

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National Talkblack 250619

On todays National Talkblack via NIRS – NIRS – National Indigenous Radio Service we had: Aaron Smith from Torres News- Yarning about the Torres Strait Islander copyright of the flag and where it currently stands with ownership. Talking about the Aboriginal flag and the current issue its facing. Should the government own it, should the artist own…

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National Talkblack 240619

On todays National Talkblack via NIRS – NIRS – National Indigenous Radio Service we had: Deadly Choices team from @Wuchopperen Health Service Ltd yarning about the Maroon’s Community Fun Day coming up next week. Neil Willmett – CEO Queensland Aboriginal and Islander Health Council (QAIHC). The annual Vinnies CEO Sleepout raises much needed funds and awareness to address…

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National Talkblack 190619

On todays National Talkblack via NIRS – NIRS – National Indigenous Radio Service we had: Kani Thompson and Clare Brown from Apunipima Cape York Health Council yarning about the recent statistics with almost 62% of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Island children in remote communities in Far North Queensland were found to be to be anaemic, in a recent study…

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National Talkblack 180619

On todays National Talkblack via NIRS – NIRS – National Indigenous Radio Service we had: Aaron Smith – Editor – Torres News – Catch Up. Speaking this week about Fred Geila who was in Brisbane for the inaugural climate change week there was a panel for Indigenous leaders and how they are tackling Climate Change. Councillor Geila…

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