Alice Springs (Mparntwe) Education Declaration

“Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures, knowledge and experiences are fundamental to Australia’s social, economic and cultural wellbeing.”

Reviving Indigenous Languages 4:20

Mother Tongue

Language connects us to each other and to our land. People in the Hunter and around the country are using a unique community program to keep Indigenous language alive.

Our Indigenous Commitment

Our Indigenous Commitment

The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Education and Research Framework will see the University, our communities and our region work together to achieve excellence.

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The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.