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Respect for Tradition

October 05, 2021

September 29, 2021 By Emily Brown Australia has a history of “selective listening” when it comes to First Nations voices. Now Yvonne Weldon is aiming to become the first Aboriginal Lord Mayor of Sydney, reports EMILY BROWN Aboriginal hunters in Manyallaluk CREDIT: Prisma by Dukas Presseagentur...

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‘It was the fear factor’: Vaccine push at Sydney public housing estate

September 28, 2021

27 September, 2021 By Megan Gorrey Bundjalung man Raymond King says fear prompted him to change his mind about getting vaccinated against COVID-19, as he watched cases rise among residents of his neighbourhood in Sydney’s inner south. “It was the fear factor, that’s the honest...

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Celebrity chefs unite to help jab social housing tower residents

September 27, 2021

Broadcast: Mon 27 Sep 2021, 12:10pm By Carly Williams on The World Today Click here to listen With a COVID cluster threatening vulnerable residents living in social housing towers in Sydney's Redfern, a local community group is working together to help vaccination rates in the...

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International students to return to NSW

September 26, 2021

24 September, 2021 By Judy Skatssoon Sydney University is partnering in a program which will see the return of international students to NSW. International students will return to NSW by the end of the year under a pilot announced by the NSW government. Dominic Perrottet...

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‘It's dire’: Covid fears for inner-city communities as Redfern Towers struck

September 26, 2021

16 SEP 2021 - 7:00 PM By Dijana Damjanovic, Nadine Silva Sydney Mayor Candidate Yvonne Weldon, who has relatives who've tested positive for Covid-19, says the situation in Redfern is dire. (Supplied) Redfern residents are deeply concerned for the safety and wellbeing of their community as...

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Inner-Sydney COVID crisis exposes slow vaccine rollout for Aboriginal population

September 19, 2021

Broadcast: Thu 16 Sep 2021, 7:00am By Alexia Attwood on AM Click here to listen Sydney's inner-city, which has a high Indigenous population, has become the state's latest COVID-19 battleground. But again, community members say it's taken a crisis to expose the state's failure to...

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Sydney Lockdown: COVID-19 numbers surge through inner-city social and Aboriginal housing

September 19, 2021

17 September 2021 by Daniel Lo Surdo  The Waterloo Towers are one area of the inner-city now declared a COVID-19 battleground. Photo: #WeLiveHere. COVID-19 rates have skyrocketed in the inner-city over the past week as vaccination clinics are being set up to combat growing cases. Outbreaks...

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悉尼市长大选在即,首位土著女性者Yvonne 将参与悉尼市长竞选!

September 19, 2021

关于伊冯·韦尔登 伊冯·韦尔登(Yvonne Weldon)将于2021年12月4日作为首位澳大利亚土著候选人竞选悉尼市长。 Yvonne在主要政府和土著组织有超过20年的工作经验。她是城市当地土著土地委员会主席,新南威尔士州澳大利亚日委员会副主席,以及新南威尔士州家庭暴力和雷德芬·贾贾姆学院的董事会成员。

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