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  1. Why Abstudy is important

    Posted 17 July 2012 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    As many are no doubt aware, over the weekend, a motion was passed at the Liberal National Party (LNP) Queensland convention in Brisbane calling for the federal government to scrap Abstudy. Stating ...

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  2. Indigenous-identified positions open for late nomination in the NTEU Elections

    Posted 6 July 2012 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    This is a notice for all Indigenous members to outline the Indigenous-specific representative positions now open for late nomination in the NTEU Elections. Please consider nominating in this ...

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  3. Happy NAIDOC Week!

    Posted 2 July 2012 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    Happy NAIDOC Week 2012!

    In what has been a year of prominent trials and tribulations in the Indigenous Sovereignty movement, the theme of NAIDOC Week 2012 is poignantly "Spirit of the Tent Embassy: ...

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  4. University of South Australia Branch Committee passes motion of support for Musgrave Park Tent embassy

    Posted 21 June 2012 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    The National Indigenous Unit wishes to acknowledge the UniSA Branch Committee for the motion of support they passed for the Musgrave Tent Embassy and encourages other branches to do the same. UniSA ...

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  5. NTEU Indigenous Employment Campaign video

    Posted 5 June 2012 by Adam Frogley (Indigenous)


    Indigenous NTEU members talk about the benefits of being in a union and the NTEU Indigenous employment clauses within University Collective Agreements.

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  6. eYarn - Indigenous News: May edition (online version)

    Posted 4 June 2012 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    In what has been a rather busy month, please find below the latest edition of eYarn. Apologies for the late transmission of this edition which is due to unforeseen circumstances. Also note: the next ...

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  7. NTEU Elections: Indigenous nomination forms

    Posted 30 May 2012 by Adam Frogley (Indigenous)

    The NTEU conducts elections for nearly all positions every two years. Below is a Nomination Form circulated by the Australian Electoral Commission for all Indigenous positions.

    All NTEU Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander members are urged to consider taking this opportunity to represent their fellow

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  8. Indigenous business is Union business - Musgrave Park Tent embassy

    Posted 17 May 2012 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    As many are no doubt aware, on the 16/5/12, 200 Police Officers, on the orders of QLD Premier Campbell Newman, and Brisbane Lord Mayor Graham Quirk descended upon Musgrave Park to forcibly remove the ...

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  9. eYarn - Indigenous News: April edition (online version)

    Posted 30 April 2012 by Celeste Liddle (Indigenous)

    Welcome to the April edition of eYarn. This issue has been delayed due to injury of the person writing it, so please note the usual circulation of eYarn will take place on the last Friday of each ...

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  10. Announcement - Pro Vice Chancellor Indigenous Engagement CQU

    Posted 20 April 2012 by Adam Frogley (Indigenous)

    Professor Bronwyn Fredericks has been appointed as the Pro Vice-Chancellor (Indigenous Engagement) at CQUniversity. She commenced in the position on the 12 March.

    Bronwyn has been a long term member ...

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