In a time of unruly upheaval and devastation to land and family life from the colonial invasion, working Country was a means of survival. With their knowledge and understanding of this land, Aboriginal people played an integral part in establishing Queensland’s pastoral industry. Working Country is a free showcase running until 17 March 2024.
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The Queensland Aboriginal and Islander Health Council (QAIHC) is a leadership and policy organisation. We were established in 1990 and are the peak organisation representing all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Controlled Health Organisations (ATSICCHO) in Queensland at both a state and national level. The QAIHC Membership is comprised of ATSICCHOs located throughout Queensland. Nationally, we represent Queensland through its affiliation and Membership on the board of the National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (NACCHO).
Sector Leader Magazine is published by the Queensland Aboriginal and Islander Health Council (QAIHC).
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