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04.04.19

Local Kid Receives Bravery Award

Muludja's Leithan Till has received a Royal...

29.03.19

Mighty Fitzroy's Future - A Warning

In this three-part series, centred around the second Ministerial meeting into the future of the Fitzroy River, Dylan Storer explores different issues, points of view and opinions surrounding the...

20.03.19

Hundreds of Cattle Die on Noonkanbah Station

Hundreds of Cattle have died on Noonakbah Cattle Station in the Fitzroy Valley, the incident is currently being investigated by the Western Australian Government. Wangki Radio reached out to...

20.03.19

Disability Royal Commission, Voting Age & Corruption - Senator Jordan Steele John

Dylan Storer spoke with Greens Senator representing Western Australia, Jordan Steele-John.

 

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27.02.19

New Wangkatjungka Health Clinic

Residents of the Wangkatjungka community in the Great Sandy Desert are now able to access important health services in a brand new clinic. The $3.66 million expanded Wangkatjungka Health Centre is...

20.02.19

June Oscar on Youth Suicide

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Social Justice Commissioner June Oscar has called on Government to implement all the recomendations by the coroner, following the coronial inquest into 13...

11.02.19

Cane Toads Confirmed In Fitzroy Crossing

Cane Toads have now been confirmed to be in the Fitzroy Crossing townsite. Dylan Storer spoke with the Invasive Species Coordinator with the Parks & Wildlife Service, Corrin Everett about the...
11.02.19

WA Law Society Joins Calls For Traditional Law

The Law Society of Western Australia has backed a move by Member for Kimberley, Josie Farrer to re-introduce Traditional Customary Law into the Australian and Western Australian Legal System. Dylan...
14.12.18

Documentary Sharing Stories of Agent Orange Spraying in Australia

Ngikalikarra Media are producing ‘On Australian Shores: Survivor Stories’, a series of short interviews, episodes, and documentaries from differing Australian regions with people who...

14.12.18

Bawoorrooga Self - Help Earth House

Claude Carters house burned down, now with the support of the Foundation for Indigenous Sustainable Health, he and his community are rebuilding it. 

 

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14.12.18

Undermined - New Kimberley Documentary

Award-winning director Nicholas Wrathall investigates the true costs of development in the world-famous Kimberley, where mega-mining and pastoral developments threaten not just the pristine...
14.12.18

Fracking allowed in the Kimberley

The Western Australian Government has decided to allow fracking to occur in the Kimberley, including the Fitzroy Valley.

 

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26.11.18

New Bush Medicine Study

A new study into Aboriginal bush medicine is taking place, Dylan Storer and Ben Storer both spoke with Dr Greg Leach from the Menzies School of Health Research about the study.

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07.11.18

"Money Better Spent Elsewhere" Old Crossing To Stay Closed

Fitzroy Crossing's Old Crossing will remain closed for the indefinite future as the money to fix it is "better spent elsewhere". Speaking on Wangki Radio t...

16.10.18

Work For The Dole - Is It Driving Aboriginal People Into Poverty?

The Community Development Program or CDP is the Government’s work for the dole scheme for remote areas. In it, participants are required to work or undertake training...
18.09.18

Irrigating the North: Australia's Untapped Goldmine or a Gem too Precious to Develop?

The Fitzroy River in the Kimberley Region of Western Australia is the lifeblood of the many communities in its catchment. Whether it's fishing, hunting or just swimming, you would be hard...

10.09.18

Short, Ugly & Stinky: The World of "Little People" Folklore

There is a mythology swirling around Aboriginal nations right across Australia and up until now the broader public hasn't heard anything about it. Dr Curtis Roman from Charles Darwin University has...

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