Content tagged with Cultural heritage

AIATSIS statement on the Report on the inquiry into Canberra's national institutions

The Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) welcomes the release of Telling Australia's story - and why it's...

News - 4 Apr 2019

Return of Cultural Heritage Project

During 2020, Australia will be marking the 250th anniversary of Captain James Cook’s first voyage to the east coast of Australia. This anniversary...

Research project - 14 Feb 2019

(Re)defining Indigenous Intangible Cultural Heritage

Indigenous knowledges cannot be broken down into components that are measurable, ownable and owned. This fragmentation is reflected in the multitude...

Publication or resource - 29 Jun 2018

Sharing success, measuring impact: Annotated bibliography

Assessing research impact is a crucial element of AIATSIS’ aspirations to collaborate with Indigenous partners and create meaningful change within...

Publication or resource - 4 Sep 2017

Converging pathways: community cultural heritage and university research

This paper follows the journey taken by an Indigenous organisation and a university to develop an Indigenous Cultural Trail through 6 communities in...

Presentation - 13 Jul 2017

AIATSIS digitisation specialists visit New Zealand

Late last year, Daryl Ciubal and I were fortunate enough to have the opportunity to travel to Wellington, New Zealand for a week as part of the...

Blog post - 24 Feb 2017

Capturing the AIATSIS Possum Skin Cloak

A few hundred years ago, a newborn Aboriginal baby in southeast Australia would have likely been protected from the extreme cold and wet weather by a...

Blog post - 6 Feb 2017

Native Title Newsletter - December 2016

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Publication or resource - 15 Dec 2016

My internship at the National Museum of the American Indian

I am currently, studying a Master of Museum and Heritage Studies at the Australian National University. When not at ANU, I work at AIATSIS in the...

Blog post - 9 Dec 2016

The right to protect sites: Indigenous heritage management in the era of native title

A large and profitable Indigenous heritage management industry has emerged in the wake of the resources boom of recent decades, with thousands of...

Publication or resource - 26 May 2016

The right to protect sites: Indigenous heritage management in the era of native title

A large and profitable Indigenous heritage management industry has emerged in the wake of the resources boom of recent decades, with thousands of...

Publication or resource - 26 May 2016

Returning Native Title Materials

The native title system has produced a remarkable and unprecedented research effort, both in size and scope. The information assets created by...

Research project - 2 May 2016

Car parks over cultural heritage: the Djiru story

The Clump Point area of North Queensland is extremely significant to the Djiru People and is a core part of Djiru homeland. The Djiru People have...

Presentation - 28 Apr 2016

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