Rainforest Aboriginal News

The Rainforest Aboriginal News is a quarterly newsletter that helps keep Rainforest Aboriginal people connected and informed about what's happening across the Wet Tropics World Heritage Area. Each edition provides a World Heritage update and an     NRM update from the Indigenous Directors on the Authority and Terrain NRM boards.

It also provides an avenue for Rainforest Aboriginal people and their organisations to share stories and promote the important and on-going role they play in the management and protection of this significant cultural landscape.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD ISSUE FOUR: JULY 2017

In this issue:

- Honouring late Elder

- Successful Rainforest Aboriginal Grants

- Indigenous Ranger workshop on Kuku Yalanji country

- Queensland Parks and Wildlife Service Indigenous Staff        Network.

- Sharing knowledge about Spectacled FLyign Fox                                                                                                                                                    - Indigenous Board Director submits PhD

                                                                                                                - Staff profiles: Community Consultative Committee and Scientific                                                                                                                      Advisory Committe

                                                                                                                - EHP Land and Sea Grants and Community Sustainability Action                                                                                                                     grants announced


CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD ISSUE THREE: APRIL 2017

In this issue:

- Honouring late Elder

- Rainforest Aboriginal Grants

- Wet Tropics Major Integrated Project (MIP)

- Biocultural baseline survey at Minjilji

- The fight against yellow crazy ants

- Jalbu Jalbu women's land and sea management workshop

- Djabugay Bulmba Rangers

- Wet Tropics Management Plan review

- Staff profiles: QPWS rangers across the Wet Tropics

- Successful EHP Land and Sea Grants announced



CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD ISSUE TWO: JANUARY 2017

In this issue:

- 2017 Calendar celebrates people country and culture

- Cassowary Award recipients

- Motivation to restore Babinda Creek

- Fiji delegates learn from the Wet Tropics

- Wet Tropics Indigenous Ranger Network

- Strengthening rainforest plant knowledge

- Showcasing innovative and emerging cultural tourism

- Staff profiles: Terrain's community partnerships team



CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD ISSUE ONE: OCTOBER 2016

In this issue:

- A refreshed approach for Rainforest Aboriginal engagement with support from the Authority and Terrain NRM

- Looking for northern bettongs

- Future leaders stepping up

- Living on and working on country

- Gabun, little fish

- Update from the IUCN World Conservation Congress

- Staff profiles: the Authority's Aboriginal partnerships team





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