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Lessons from the Tiwi Islands: the need for radical improvement in remote Aboriginal communities

Aboriginal people (Australia) Australia

John Cleary, former Tasmanian MP and minister, served three years as chief executive officer of the Tiwi Islands remote Aboriginal community. He has drawn on this experience to outline the need for change across all areas in remote Aboriginal communities: health, housing, education, employment and training, governance, Land Councils, business and funding. In this paper he sets out the policy reforms needed to reduce deprivation in remote Aboriginal communities.

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