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Trickle down works with irrigation

The trickle down theory has been discredited in economics but it works with irrigation and North Otago Irrigation Company’s decision to extend its scheme will… 653 more words


Deadly Art Award winner Jenny Crompton

When she was 41, the Victorian artist Jenny Crompton discovered she was Aboriginal, after a distant relative finished the family tree.

Crompton learnt that her great-grandmother was from the Wadawurrung tribe, whose country stretches west from Melbourne, through Geelong to the Bellarine Peninsula, and then sweeps north to Ballarat. 118 more words


Rockhole’s hip hop success

Rockhole is a tiny Aboriginal community, about 20 kilometres from Katherine in the Northern Territory.

Last year, the local Aboriginal health service, Wurli Wurlinjang asked Indigenous Hip Hop Projects to work with the community and make a hip hop video with Rockhole residents. 183 more words



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There is deep philosophy in gardening,
or so the great Wendell would say.

I am not a gardener, or much of one, 190 more words


Alice Desert Festival feature artist, Shiloh Jarrett

Aboriginal artist Shiloh Jarrett is just seventeen years old, but she’s already pretty accomplished.

This is the second year in that Shiloh has been selected as the key artist of the Alice Desert Festival. 129 more words