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Voice, Treaty Truth and Beyond

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander led solutions

Voice, Treaty Truth and Beyond

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander led solutions

Self determination and health outcomes

The RACGP recognises the positive health and wellbeing outcomes of self-determination. Below we have compiled various interviews, documentaries and presentations on the myriad of community driven solutions and initiatives which provide valuable insight into the leadership and driving of positive change and health outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. 


Indigenous Communities Tackling Chronic Disease

The program showcases particular projects that are making a difference: the Family Wellbeing Program at Yarrabah in Queensland; a diabetes self-management program developed by the Far North Queensland Rural Division of General Practice and currently run by Apunipima Cape York Health Council.

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The Success of the Aboriginal-led Health Response

Join a panel of Aboriginal health professionals for a discussion on what Australia can learn from the Aboriginal-led health response to the pandemic.

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A radical & successful approach to working with Indigenous communities

Traditional western models for 'helping' Aboriginal communities don't work. By turning these models upside down in favour of building authentic relationships and on-the-ground community engagement, Denise Hagan and the Puuya Foundation are empowering a remote Aboriginal community in Cape York, Australia, and delivering successful, life-changing programs.

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The solution to indigenous disadvantage

Kia is passionate about solving the economic disparity between Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal communities in Australia. She helps co-create locally relevant solutions to complex business and social challenges. In doing this, she connects people from corporate, government, industry and community circles.

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Community Driven Solutions - Amelia Telford

Amelia Telford of SEED Indigenous Youth Climate Network talks at AllGrid Energy's October event, "Illuminating EnvironMENTAL Health"

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RACGP Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Faculty Facebook Group

The RACGP Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Faculty Facebook Group is a place to connect with your colleagues. Visit the group to ask questions, seek support and share and receive up-to-date information.

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