We support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People and
Communities’ culture and human rights.
Blue Water Empire is a three part
dramatised documentary series on the unique culture and incredible history of
the Torres Strait Islands.
Blue Water Empire tells a largely
unknown Indigenous history that aims to rebalance our sense of national
identity and engender a sense of pride in Torres Strait Islanders about their
history and culture.
Blue Water Empire are looking for outreach
partners to support an educational strategy for schools and tertiary
Learning your ABCs as an adult can
be a painstaking undertaking but for a group of blackfellas in the small
Australian outback town of Brewarrina having a caring friend by your side makes
all the difference in the world, in fact it can lead you to discover the
transformative powers of reading and writing for the first time in your life.
It’s estimated that today in Australia between 40 - 65% of Aboriginal adults
are functionally illiterate in English, but out in North West New South Wales
moves are afoot to whittle away at this appalling statistic.
In My Own Words will air on NITV and SBS
on 30 July 2017.
Kimberley Project seeks to ensure that the 150 remote communities
remaining in The Kimberley are not forced to close.
Fundraising Target: $70,000 to finish the film | $100,000 for the impact campaign.
The world-famous Kimberley region is under threat, with mining
and big agriculture driving an unprecedented land grab.
Kimberley Project advocates for Indigenous rights in relation to land,
law and culture. It humanises a story currently overwhelmed by dollar signs and
social statistics, giving voice to the resilient people who live in these
If you are interested in making a contribution to support DAF’s work within this area please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org