Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Data Archive

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Data Archive

  • Koori Knockout material included in Rugby League Museum
    ATSIDA is currently processing material collected by Dr Heidi Norman for her Koori Knockout research project. Some of Dr Norman's ATSIDA material was recently included in the 'Close the Gap' exhibition at the National Rugby League Museum in Sydney.
  • ATSIDA Presents at the Native American Roundtable
    Kirsten Thorpe, ATSIDA Project Officer, recently attended the Society of American Archivists Conference (SAA) in Chicago. Kirsten was invited by the Native American Archives Roundtable to do a presentation on ATSIDA.
  • Visit to Dharriwaa Elders Group, Walgett
    Kirsten Thorpe travelled to Walgett in May 2010 to visit the Dharriwaa Elders Group (DEG), to discuss collaboration with the ATSIDA project.
  • Aboriginal Family History Day
    The Albury Wodonga Aboriginal Health Service hosted a Family History Information Day in Albury on the 25 March 2010.

Featured Collection

The documentation of an extremely endangered Australian language from the Far West Coast of South Australia. Production of a major dictionary and a number of resource materials for the revival of the language in schools and in the community. The study draws on archival materials and contemporary ethnography.