Reflections

Russell Byrnes

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Community Legal Centres
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Summer 2017

My internship with the Aurora Internship Program was an unforgettable experience and I would thoroughly recommend it to anyone who is interested in the relevant areas of law.

Maddy Wonders

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Health/Medical Services
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Summer 2017

My internship experience via the Aurora Internship Program at DDHS was unlike any other work placement or internship I’ve completed before.

Rose Rutherford

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Social Science
Sector: 
Policy/Research
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Summer 2017

Between January and March of 2017, I had the opportunity to intern via the Aurora Internship Program with the North Australian Indigenous Land and Sea Management Alliance Ltd. (NAILSMA).

Timothy Bate

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Aboriginal Legal Services
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Summer 2017

My summer placement at NAAJA in 2016 was my second Aurora internship of the year, via the Aurora Internship Program.

Thomas Weston

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Community Legal Centres
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Summer 2017

The Aurora Internship Program provided me with a unique opportunity to gain practical legal experience, work in public interest environmental law, meet with Traditional Owners of the land, and explore and live a new city all at once.

Jason Moore

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Aboriginal Legal Services
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Summer 2017

This summer I completed six weeks as an intern at the North Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency (NAAJA) through the Aurora Internship Program. The internship gave me the opportunity to gain experience in legal practice with a focus on social justice for Indigenous peoples.

Mahnoor Sikander

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Aboriginal Legal Services
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Summer 2017

My internship via the Aurora Internship Program at the North Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency (NAAJA) has been one of the most interesting and challenging learning experience I have undertaken in my short-lived legal career!

Claire Toole

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Summer 2017

Just before the summer wet set in to cut through the humid mass of air sitting upon Darwin, I arrived to spend 5 weeks working with the Legal Branch of the Northern Land Council (NLC) as part of the Aurora Internship Program.

John Dooley

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Social Science
Sector: 
Native Title
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Summer 2017

In early 2017, I had the privilege of undergoing my second Aurora internship as part of the Aurora Internship Program at the Northern Land Council’s East Arnhem regional office in Nhulunbuy.