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News & Events

The health and wellbeing stories of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, and members of our Indigenous family globally, are shared in many ways. We capture and share some of those stories in our fortnightly eBulletin and through social media.

For media enquiries please contact Jo Cackett, Executive Manager, Communications and Events at

We will soon be launching a new website. See below for recent news.



15 November 2023: Congratulations to Lowitja Institute CEO named 2024 Australian of the Year for Victoria

22 October 2023: Lowitja Institute supports the Statement for our People and Country in response to 14 October Referendum

19 October 2023: JOINT STATEMENTOrganisations reject calls for Royal Commission into Aboriginal children

More information on recognition through an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Voice