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Guide for engaging respectfully with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

Guide for engaging respectfully with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

Guide for engaging respectfully with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people [PDF476kb] has been developed to:

© DET, 2009

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Recognising country

Welcome to Country and Acknowledging Traditional Owners

The practice of 'Welcome to Country' and 'Acknowledgement of Traditional Owners' recognises the unique position of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Australian culture and history as the original Custodians of the Land. Incorporating this as part of official protocol at events enables the wider community to share in Aboriginal culture and heritage.

Protocols for consultation and negotiations with Aboriginal people

Protocols for consultation and negotiations with Aboriginal people

The Protocols for consultation and negotiations with Aboriginal people booklet provides an awareness of communication issues with Aboriginal peoples providing guidance, knowledge and ideas on how to make communication, negotiation and consultation between Aboriginal people and others more harmonious and productive.

Department of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Policy and Development© Queensland Government, 1998

Mina mir lo ailan mun

Mina mir lo ailan mun
Proper communication with Torres Strait Islander people

The Proper communication with Torres Strait Islander people booklet provides an awareness of communication issues with Torres Strait Islander peoples providing guidance, knowledge and ideas on how to make communication, negotiation and consultation between Aboriginal people and others more harmonious and productive. 

Department of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Policy and Development
© Queensland Government, 1998

Good practice guide
Literacy support for Indigenous VET students

The good practice guide is based on the report, Literacy support for Indigenous people: Current systems and practices in Queensland, by Narelle McGlusky and Lenora Thaker.

National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER)
© Australian Government, 2006

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