Understanding the role of law and culture in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities in responding to and preventing family violence

This is an exploratory study that has aimed to bring to light some perspectives of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples from the Kimberley, Pilbara, Tiwi Islands, Mornington Peninsula and Darwin on family violence, with an emphasis on the positive role law and culture plays...

A cultural security framework for Kimberley mental health/social and emotional well-being and alcohol and other drug services

This is a framework for the delivery of culturally secure mental health and alcohol and other drug services and support, which are respectful of the cultural rights and values of Aboriginal people in the Kimberley region.

Dampier Peninsula’s community navigators empowering Kimberley families through their Aboriginal-led Woombooriny Amboon Angarriiya Partnership Initiative (WAAPI)

Nulungu's report on the Woombooriny Amboon Angarriiya Partnership Initiative (WAAPI), a project led by the Aboriginal people of Beagle Bay, Djarindjin, Lombadina and Ardyaloon communities.
Working paper

Kimberley Transitions, collaborating to care for our common home: beginnings ...

This scoping paper is a preliminary introduction to the aspirations, interrelated literature and research involved in development of the Kimberley Transitions Project, the full name for which is Kimberley Transitions: Collaborating to Care for Our Common Home. The focus is on Western Australia’s Kimberley region.

Kimberley Land Council intellectual property intellectual property and traditional knowledge policy

The Kimberley Land Council intellectual property and traditional knowledge policy is designed to set standards for how research is conducted.
Annual Report

2017-18 KLC annual report

The year 2018 marks 40 years of significant, historical achievements and the continued growth of the Kimberley Land Council, in supporting our members and Kimberley Aboriginal people in getting back country, looking after country and getting control of our future. The KLC strives to embody...

Integrating art production and economic development in the Kimberley

An overarching purpose of this study is to investigate and analyse the extent to which art and cultural production that has market potential can provide a viable pathway towards economic empowerment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people living in remote towns, settlements and outstations...

New map, old roads

When the WA government issued a draft of its first independent policy on Aboriginal development (Resilient Families, Strong Communities: A Roadmap for Regional and Remote Aboriginal Communities) in mid July, it signalled the final act in a drama that began with the failure of WA...
Journal article

Increasing Indigenous self-harm and suicide in the Kimberley: an audit of the 2005–2014 data

This audit presents evidence of high rates of suicide and self-harm in Indigenous people of the Kimberley region, and highlights the need for multidisciplinary, culturally appropriate, innovative and youth-focused approaches to suicide prevention activities.

Grazing and controlled burning in Kimberley pastoral land management

This interview discusses important land care practices to ensure pastoral sustainability in the Kimberley region.