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Cape York girls need your help. Here are six ways that you can.

Australia's First Nations women endure disadvantage according to almost every data point measured by government ...
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Emerging First Nations Leaders: Ackron Gavin

The Cape York Leaders Program, or CYLP, provides Cape York youth with opportunities for secondary and ...
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Neneh McIvor of the Cape York Leaders Program

Emerging First Nations Leaders: Neneh McIvor

The Cape York Leaders Program, or CYLP, provides Cape York youth with opportunities for secondary ...
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Jacob Woibo has his eyes set on his children's future.

Dad’s Eyes Set on Children’s Education

Whether it's through inconsiderate and controversial cartoons, or a plethora of reports and news articles ...
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Bama Services is a social enterprise

Recognising a Social Enterprise When You See One

Bama Services’ core mission aligns with an important social outcome and community benefit: providing employment ...
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Mayi Market customer Deidre Murray

A Cheaper Feed for the Family

For a family of big eaters, Mayi Market produce has proven to be more affordable ...
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The theme of NAIDOC Week 2021 is Heal Country

Healing Cairns Country

"Heal our country, heal it now!" "Hear our voices, loud and proud!" On Friday 9 ...
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Silas Gordon says constructing a budget saved his life.

Budgeting Never Gets Old

Constructing a budget for your personal finances can be one of the most prudent decisions ...
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Using Augmented Reality to learn traditional language

Immersing Yourself in Traditional Language to Preserve it

Learning a traditional language, like any language, is difficult. Immersing yourself in it during the ...
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Sharume Kepple, a parent who lives in Coen, uses the Student Education Trust product.

An Intergenerational Opportunity

Sharume Kepple is a busy woman. She works five days a week at the local ...
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New CEOs (for the day)

New CEOs (for the day)

To celebrate International Women’s Day (IWD) – Monday 8 March – Cape York Partnership CEO ...
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A Clear and Present Vision

A Clear and Present Vision | Cape York Girl Academy

Introducing the new principal of Cape York Girl Academy, Baressa Frazer As an Indigenous woman ...
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A Leader’s First Steps | Cape York Leaders Program

A Leader’s First Steps | The Cape York Leaders Program

Gauai Wallace Jnr is participating in the Cape York Leaders Program and is learning what ...
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National Education Award for the Cape York Girl Academy

National Education Award for the Cape York Girl Academy

 A National Boarding Award has been presented to the Cape York Girl Academy, a unique ...
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Introducing Eduardo to Bama

Introducing Eduardo to Bama

Eduardo came from Brazil and has been living in Australia now for about 3 and ...
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Dereese steps into Leadership role

Dereese steps into Leadership role

From Coen to Marist College Ashgrove, Dereese has been a part of the Cape York ...
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Brittany Excels with Cape York Employment

Brittany Excels with Cape York Employment

Brittany Yunkaporta started as a casual support worker at the Aurukun women's shelter last August, ...
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Sonai Caps Off a Stellar Year

Sonai Caps Off a Stellar Year

Sonai capped off a stellar year at Djarragun College not only serving as their School Captain, winning ...
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Esther Tells her Story through Art

Esther Tells her Story through Art

In Term 4, all students completed a piece of artwork and an artist statement describing ...
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