Watch the April 2024 Elected Body Hearings live

NEWS02 Apr 2024

Watch the April 2024 Elected Body Hearings live

The Elected Body hearings bring the important priorities of the local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community to the attention…

Release of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Hearings Report, August 2023

NEWS21 Mar 2024

Release of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Hearings Report, August 2023

Today the ACT Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elected Body formally presented the Report from Hearings 14–16 August 2023 to…

Vale Thelma Weston

NEWS05 Mar 2024

Vale Thelma Weston

The members of the ACT Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elected Body were saddened to hear of the passing of…

Media statement on the Productivity Commission Closing the Gap Study report

NEWS09 Feb 2024

Media statement on the Productivity Commission Closing the Gap Study report

When nothing changes – nothing changes. The life outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in the ACT will…

Passing of Dr Lowitja O’Donoghue AC CBE DSG

NEWS04 Feb 2024

Passing of Dr Lowitja O’Donoghue AC CBE DSG

ACT ATSIEB express our sincere condolences to the family of Dr Lowitja O’Donoghue AC CBE DSG, a true trailblazer, leader…

Strong starts with Koori Preschool

NEWS01 Feb 2024

Strong starts with Koori Preschool

Koori Preschool provides Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children aged 3 to 5 years in the ACT with a play-based,…


Acknowledgement of Country

 

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elected Body acknowledges the traditional custodians of Canberra, and those who have made it their home. We celebrate their ongoing culture and contribution to the ACT and surrounding regions.