Aboriginal people succeeding through ability, opportunity and reward for effort
Wunan News News & Updates from the field
Sep 30 2016
Ian Trust_500x213-v2It was Wunan’s pleasure recently to host visits to the East Kimberley by former Prime Minister, Tony Abbott, and Minister for Human Services, Alan Tudge, with whom we’ve worked closely in implementing the Cashless Debit Card trial in Kununurra and Wyndham.    Read More.
Topic: Wunan
Sep 29 2016
Nathan Leitch & family_500x213Nathan works as a Research and Evaluation Consultant with Wunan-owned research and evaluation company, Social Compass. He brings community understanding and advocacy to various projects undertaken by the firm.   Read More.
Topic: Wunan
Sep 29 2016
Wunan Expo 2016-57_500x213A sea of orange Wunan balloons, Choose Your Future face tattoos and #WUNAN stickers were a feature of our inaugural Expo in July, as more than 350 local people and families flocked to the grounds of Wunan in Kununurra.   Read More.
Topic: Wunan
Sep 28 2016
Jesse with bedrunner and cushion ORANGE_500x213Indigenous jobseekers from East Kimberley Job Pathways were recently commissioned by Wunan Foundation’s bed & breakfast facility, Wunan House B&B, to make some beautiful hand-printed bed linen.   Read More.
Topic: Employment
Sep 28 2016
Pathway to Home Ownership_500x213Wunan’s Pathway to Home Ownership program has taken off, with five local Aboriginal families having purchased their own homes since it commenced. Several other families have had their loan applications approved and are now viewing properties for sale, while others are awaiting approval of their applications.   Read More.
Sep 28 2016
Backyard Blitz_500x213World renowned artist Julian Clavijo has brought a taste of the Kimberley to the backyard of Wunan’s Kimberley Education Excellence Program (KEEP) boy’s house in Melbourne.   Read More.
Topic: Education