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20 August 2018

Professor Ian Anderson, Deputy Secretary, Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet, and Ms Andrea Mason, Co-chair of the Prime Ministers Indigenous Advisory Council, had the privilege of hosting a briefing session on the Closing the Gap Refresh at the Garma Festival Key Forum.

Held over four days in north-east Arnhem Land, Garma celebrates the local Yolngu people and their culture and is one of Australia’s most significant Indigenous events.

10 August 2018

The second round of Closing the Gap Refresh consultations kicked off on 24 July 2018, with 48 representatives from Indigenous peak bodies meeting in Canberra. 

17 July 2018

A list of possible targets and indicators were identified at the second and final Closing the Gap Refresh technical workshop held recently in Canberra.

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