Reflections

Mia Cooke-Joshi

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Anthropology
Sector: 
Aboriginal Land Councils
Location: 
Broome
Round: 
Winter 2019

 

My internship with the Kimberley Land Council exceeded all my expectations, and I am so grateful to the Aurora Internship Program for the experience.

 

Tyler O'Brien

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Aboriginal Land Councils
Location: 
Cairns
Round: 
Summer 2018

I was made aware of the Aurora Internship program through my University newsletter. As a young Aboriginal man I had felt, for some time, the desire to spend more time with Aboriginal communities and get a greater understanding of the needs and challenges different communities face.

Sarah Giggins

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Aboriginal Land Councils
Location: 
Cairns
Round: 
Summer 2018

During the 2018/2019 summer period, I had the pleasure of completing a five-week legal internship at the Cape York Land Council (CYLC) in Cairns.

Bridget Cama

Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Aboriginal Land Councils
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Winter 2018

During the winter of 2018, I completed a 4 week Aurora internship in the legal branch at the Northern Land Council (NLC) in Darwin, Northern Territory. I was fortunate to be funded by Gilbert and Tobin during my internship.

 

Grace Hensel

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Aboriginal Land Councils
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Summer 2018

During the 2017/18 summer break I undertook a 5-week Aurora Internship placement at the Northern Land Council (NLC) in Darwin. The NLC is responsible for assisting Aboriginal peoples in the Top End of the Northern Territory to acquire and manage their traditional lands and seas.