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Indigenous Rangers Key To Addressing Threats To Kakadu’s Future

Publish Date: 15th November 2014

The Federal Government can act quickly to prevent further degradation of Kakadu National Park by mobilizing Indigenous rangers to ...read more

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Toxic spill report critical for Ranger uranium mine

Publish Date: 23rd October 2014

Gundjeihmi Aboriginal Corporation was disappointed to learn that Ministers Ian MacFarlane and Willem Westra van Holthe had released a ...read more

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Toxic spill report critical for Ranger uranium mine

Topics: Mining, Ranger, Breaches

Publish Date: 23rd October 2014

Justin O’Brien CEO of Gundjeihmi Aboriginal Corporation said “We are bitterly disappointed that the investigation taskforce process has broken ...read more

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FUNERAL NOTICE

Publish Date: 24th September 2014

Ngal-Wamud Ngal-Bunidj Ngal-Mayurram

Wednesday 24th September
Hawk Dreaming
1.00pm-5.30pm

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Former Japanese Prime Minister visits Mirarr country to discuss shared nuclear concerns

Publish Date: 23rd August 2014

The Mirarr traditional owners of parts of Kakadu National Park, including the Ranger and Jabiluka uranium ...read more

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Kakadu Traditional Owners Welcome Muckaty Waste Dump Win

Publish Date: 20th June 2014

The Gundjeihmi Aboriginal Corporation welcomes the Northern Land Council’s announcement to withdraw the nomination for a ...read more

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Creating A New Future For Aboriginal Children And Families

Publish Date: 28th May 2014

More than 40 new jobs and over 60% of Bininj (Aboriginal) children gaining access to early years learning are among the first major ...read more

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Held To Ransom: Rio Tinto’s radioactive legacy at Kakadu

Publish Date: 17th April 2014

The Mirarr Traditional Owners of Kakadu National Park have accused mining giant Rio Tinto of
holding the World Heritage area to ransom ...read more

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Too many crocs? Mirarr call for review

Publish Date: 27th January 2014

Mirarr Traditional Aboriginal Owners and staff of the Gundjeihmi Aboriginal Corporation express our deepest condolences and sympathies to the family of the ...read more

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Mirarr welcome role on Ranger task force

Publish Date: 13th December 2013

The Gundjeihmi Aboriginal Corporation (GAC) has welcomed the formation of a task force to investigate the recent tank collapse at Ranger uranium mine. ...read more

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Mirarr safety fears remain despite Ranger visit

Publish Date: 12th December 2013

Traditional owners in Kakadu National Park still fear for the health of their country after a
technical team visited the Ranger Uranium Mine ...read more

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One million litre nuclear accident in Kakadu

Publish Date: 7th December 2013

A tank containing toxic radioactive acid has burst at Rio Tinto’s Ranger uranium mine within the bounds Kakadu National Park. Up to one million ...read more

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Uranium drums found in bushland – Another breach for Rio Tinto’s Ranger mine

Publish Date: 19th November 2013

An investigation is urgently needed into the management of Rio Tinto’s Ranger uranium mine after four  ...read more

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Traditional Owners alarmed at Ranger uranium mine security breach

Publish Date: 7th November 2013

The Gundjeihmi Aboriginal Corporation (GAC) is alarmed by revelations that a potentially contaminated vehicle was able to bypass ...read more

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Eulogy for Nabulanj Nabolmo Hardy

Publish Date: 19th October 2013

Posted here is Justin O'Brien's powerful eulogy for Nabulanj Na-Bolmo Hardy.

Personal and insightful, this piece gives a glimpse into the life of a ...read more

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Funeral Notice Saturday, 19th October 2013 at 3pm

Publish Date: 15th October 2013

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The Gundjeihmi Aboriginal Corporation and its staff express our deepest condolences and
sympathies to the family of Nabulanj ...read more

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Mirarr mourn the loss of an important senior man

Publish Date: 4th October 2013

After a long period of illness, senior Bininj adviser, friend, father and husband, Nabulanj Nabolmo Hardy passed away this morning at his beloved ...read more

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Community charting a new course for the future of Aboriginal children

Publish Date: 28th August 2013

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Aboriginal people in Kakadu have this week launched a 25-year plan to raise the health and ...read more

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Mirarr mark the loss of a great leader and educator

Publish Date: 3rd June 2013

The Mirarr traditional Aboriginal owners of the Kakadu region have extended their deepest
sympathies and respects to the family of great ...read more

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Fifteen Years on and still no mine at Jabiluka

Topics: Jabiluka

Publish Date: 19th May 2013

Sunday May 19th marks fifteen years since Yvonne Margarula - Senior Traditional Owner
of the Mirarr clan – was arrested for ...read more

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