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Media Release - Our Media Matters

Friday, March 9, 2018

The voice of First Nations media will be heard loud and strong when Indigenous Remote Communications Association (IRCA), the peak body for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander media, holds its national conference next week from 13-15 March.

STRATEGIC COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER

Tuesday, March 6, 2018

We are seeking applications for the position of Strategic Communications Officer. The successful applicant will be responsible for IRCA's Communications Strategy and Plan and develop and distribute communications for all IRCA activities. Join our small dynamic team. Bring your excellent skills in communication, creative design, media management and industry support to support empowerment and voice to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander...

General Manager Employment Opportunity at Koori Radio

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Gadigal Information Service Aboriginal Corporation (GIS) are extending applications for the General Manager position. Applications are now being accepted until 5pm Friday 9 March 2018 (AEST). The General Manager will lead a team of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander media arts professionals to deliver strategic and operational goals as outlined in the GIS Business Plan. This position must strive to maintain the work environment,...

WORKING TOGETHER IN 2018

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

2018 is already shaping up to be another big year for IRCA and the First Nations media industry. We are now in the final stage of the transition from our former role as remote media peak body to becoming your national peak body. We are pleased to see our membership growing steadily and strong sector engagement in IRCA activities. IRCA is currently focused on expanding our range of member services to meet the needs of our national membership...

INDIGIMOB POWERS UP IN 2018

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Already this year, inDigiMOB has started to connect with communities in the Top End. IRCA has now established delivery partnerships with Bawinanga Aboriginal Corporation in Maningrida and with ARDS across the communities of Milingimbi, Galiwinku, Ramingining and Gapuwiyak. inDigiMOB has employed community-based Digital Mentors and is rolling out digital inclusion activities and workshops. Digital literacy activities are also continuing in...

INDIGIMOB SUPPORTS FAMILY HISTORY IN ALICE SPRINGS TOWN CAMPS

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

The family history project provides an inclusive, and culturally and socially meaningful pathway into digital literacy for community members. The Tangentyere inDigiMob Digital Access Worker and Digital Mentors have been supporting community members to undertake genealogy mapping using the Mac genealogy software on iPads and computers. The family history project has been running in five town camps in Alice Springs; Hidden Valley, Larapinta Valley...