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Television host Ernie Dingo has spoken of a special trip home to the Western Australian Wheatbelt town of Mullewa with his late brother Buck, which features in the new season of his NITV travel series Going Places with Ernie Dingo. Dingo said it was one of his brother’s last trips home to Mullewa, 450kms north […]

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The secret to Australia’s queen of Indigenous television Karla Grant’s seemingly endless energy may well lie in a treadmill in a Sydney gym. For a decade and a half, Grant has maintained a breakneck pace as one of NITV’s most recognisable faces — the anchor of Living Black, the show she gave life to in […]

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A Who’s Who of Australian television will join Aboriginal actor Aaron Pedersen on the set of the new ABC drama, Mystery Road, which is being filmed in the East Kimberley and directed by acclaimed Aboriginal film-maker Rachel Perkins. The ABC announced this week that actors who will join Pedersen and Judy Davis on the set […]

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Race relations in Australia will be put under the microscope in a special edition of current affairs program Foreign Correspondent filmed on home soil. In a one-off special, The New York Times national correspondent John Eligon will examine the state of race relations in Australia through the fresh eyes of a journalist from Missouri. The […]

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There’s a new voice gracing the Black Star airwaves. Ewamian woman Lavinia Collins has landed her dream job with Queensland Remote Aboriginal Media in Cairns after graduating from TAFE Queensland North with a Certificate III in Media (Radio). “I really enjoyed the course and I had no idea that QRAM were keeping an eye on […]

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