Future Dreaming Conference: Session 2

The AHED Project (the not for profit arm of Why Warriors) held its first conference on 24th May 2014 in Melbourne in collaboration with Manna Gum, TEAR Australia, Surrender, Essendon Baptist Church and Tabor College, titled: Future Dreaming: Purpose, Passion & Power in Remote Indigenous Communities Videos…

Future Dreaming Conference: Session 3

The AHED Project (the not for profit arm of Why Warriors) held its first conference on 24th May 2014 in Melbourne in collaboration with Manna Gum, TEAR Australia, Surrender, Essendon Baptist Church and Tabor College, titled: Future Dreaming: Purpose, Passion & Power in Remote Indigenous Communities Videos…

Yolŋu Nations Assembly calls for a Treaty

Media Statement   30th January 2014 Yolŋu Nations Assembly (Yolŋuw Makarr Dhuni) Indigenous Treaties Statement: Yolŋu Nations Assembly (YNA) supports the call for treaties with Indigenous peoples. YNA Co-Convenor, Matthew Dhulumburrk Gaykamaŋu, says: “We want a treaty because right now…

Yolngu Nations Third Assembly and 99 Year Leases

  Media Statement   Yolŋuw Makarr Dhuni (Yolngu Nations Assembly) RE: Yolngu Nations Third Assembly and 99 Year Leases           Statement: This past weekend the Yolngu Nations Assembly (YNA) held their third assembly at Milingimbi (15-17th…

Yolngu leaders speak up together on NT and federal policies

MEDIA RELEASE: SECOND MEETING OF THE YOLNGU NATIONS ASSEMBLY         Independently established 12 months ago in Galiwinku, the Yolnguw Makarr-Dhuni (Yolngu Nations Assembly) held its 2nd annual gathering in Maningrida from the 11th to the 13th of…

Yolŋu Leaders Speak Up Against Stronger Futures Legislation

Yolŋuw Makarr Dhuni (Yolŋu Nations Assembly) Statement on Stronger Futures Legislation  Yolŋuw Makarr Dhuni represents the people of 8 nations in the Western, Central and East Arnhem Land areas of the Northern Territory: Miwatj, Laynha, Raminy, Marthakal, Garriny, Gumurr-Rawarraŋ, Gaṯtjirrik…

First Yolngu Nations Assembly held in Galiwin’ku

The first ever Yolŋu Nations Assembly (YNA) was held from 14th-17th October in Galiwin’ku, bringing together clan leaders from across Arnhem Land. Below is a letter of thanks from Yolŋu leaders to those who supported the gathering. 31st October 2011 Dear Supporters, On…