The people behind Victoria Daly: Barak from Nauiyu

The people behind Victoria Daly: Barak from Nauiyu

In 1983, Barak made the move from Darwin to Nauiyu, arriving in the community with a single bag, some spare thongs, and a pair of footy shorts. In the years since, he has become a pivotal part of the Nauiyu community and Victoria Daly Regional Council. In 2009, he...
Yarralin’s path to self-determination

Yarralin’s path to self-determination

Mayor Pedwell, you’re a Yarralin local and the Councillor for Walangeri Ward. Can you tell me a little bit about Yarralin and how you reached the 100 per cent Indigenous staff target?   Situated on the banks of the Wickham River, Yarralin (also known as Walangeri) is...
Book worms born at Pine Creek Primary School

Book worms born at Pine Creek Primary School

Pine Creek Primary School students have been recognised for their participation in this year’s National Simultaneous Storytime, receiving their awards during a special assembly on Tuesday. Last Wednesday, the school students took part in the National Simultaneous...
The people behind Victoria Daly: Kirri from Nauiyu

The people behind Victoria Daly: Kirri from Nauiyu

Every fortnight, we’ll showcase the people behind Victoria Daly Regional Council and how they contribute to your communities. This week, we meet Kirri from Nauiyu.    At the end of 2021, Kirri joined Victoria Daly’s Nauiyu as the community Centrelink support officer....