'Aboriginal people' is a collective name for the original people of Australia and their descendants, and does not emphasise the diversity of languages, cultural practices and spiritual beliefs.
This diversity is acknowledged by adding an 's' to 'people' ('Aboriginal peoples').
The chief executive of Aussie Bum, Sean Ashby, promised his company would seek Aboriginal community consultation for future Aboriginal-themed collections.
Dr Warren Mundine estimates that around a third of government funding for Aboriginal programs "doesn’t even make it past the front doors of office buildings" in Australia as it passes through several layers of bureaucracy and other administration.
Many Torres Strait Islanders live on mainland Australia.
The term 'Indigenous' is used to refer to both Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
But many remote communities, such as Toomelah, rely on bore water which calcifies the pipes and ruins washing machines.
magazine I came across the following statistics: Aboriginal people make up 2% of eligible drivers, but only half a per cent of actual drivers.
Torres Strait Islander peoples come from the islands of the Torres Strait, between the tip of Cape York in Queensland and Papua New Guinea.
Torres Strait Islanders are of Melanesian origin with their own distinct identity, history and cultural traditions.