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Behind the scenes of 2019 Dreamtime at the ‘G War Cry with KGI

Behind the scenes of 2019 Dreamtime at the ‘G War Cry with KGI

Hear from KGI Program Officer, Matt Muir, who talked about the creation of the Tigers’ Dreamtime at the ‘G War Dance. The dance which is choreographed by KGI alumni is aiming to have increased player involvement this year.

Feeling is mutual at REAL Camp

Feeling is mutual at REAL Camp

A desire to become a better role model for his 11-year-old brother, led Ethan William Wandin to his first REAL Camp last month. Ethan, 17, admitted he had made mistakes in his formative years and fallen down traps he feared his brother also could. “I […]

Laguntas outlast Jim Stynes Academy

Laguntas outlast Jim Stynes Academy

The Laguntas and Jim Stynes Program’s showed their class with an entertaining and skillful clash at the Swinburne Centre last Friday. With players playing for a spot in the All Nations squad, the Indigenous All Stars Laguntas defeated the Multicultural Jim Stynes Academy by 17 […]

RICHMOND PARTNERS WITH VICTORIAN TREATY ADVANCEMENT COMMISSION

RICHMOND PARTNERS WITH VICTORIAN TREATY ADVANCEMENT COMMISSION

Richmond and the Korin Gamadji Institute (KGI) have strengthened their commitment to the Victorian Aboriginal community through a new partnership with the Victorian Treaty Advancement Commission (VTAC). Using the powerful platform of its annual Dreamtime at the ‘G match, Richmond will support VTAC’s initiatives to […]

Laguntas partner Jim Stynes program to open 2019

Laguntas partner Jim Stynes program to open 2019

The Korin Gamadji Institute last week assisted AFL Victoria with the delivery of a combined Laguntas and Jim Stynes Program camp. The three-day event, held at Camp Wyuna in Queenscliff, featured 47 young footballers with Indigenous and multicultural backgrounds. KGI Indigenous Community Engagement Coordinator, Luke […]

KGI set to expand throughout regional Victoria through the Real Healthy Program

KGI set to expand throughout regional Victoria through the Real Healthy Program

Korin Gamadji Institute will extend its globally-recognised REAL program thanks to a $1.2 million commitment announced yesterday by the Liberal National Government. The funding will enable the KGI to establish three Real Healthy hubs in Melbourne, Mildura and Albury-Wodonga, providing 300 Aboriginal youth with programming […]

KGI helps Tarni to dance in style

KGI helps Tarni to dance in style

Tarni Jarvis walked into her first Richmond Emerging Aboriginal Leadership (REAL) Program session as a “mentally struggling” teenage girl. Disconnected and down on confidence, she was attending school just twice a week. Now as a Year 12 graduate, she is preparing to have her in […]

Korin Gamadji Institute celebrate program alumni

Korin Gamadji Institute celebrate program alumni

The Korin Gamadji Institute (KGI) celebrated its journey and program alumni of the past seven years with the KGI Awards and End of Year celebration in the Maurice Rioli Room at the Swinburne Centre, Punt Road Oval on Thursday afternoon.

Getting REAL about leadership, education and career

Getting REAL about leadership, education and career

Published on indigenous.gov.au Stepping out of your comfort zone requires courage and the support of others. And that’s how it was for Ali Charles, a young Indigenous woman from Berwick, Victoria. Ali and her fellow participants attended the Richmond Emerging Aboriginal Leadership (REAL) program in […]

Laguntas Sisters prepare for state carnival

Laguntas Sisters prepare for state carnival

This year’s Korin Gamadji Institute (KGI) Lagunta Sisters are excited to participate in next week’s state wide Victorian Aboriginal Community Services Association (VACSAL) Football Netball Carnival in Echuca after participating in a two-day netball and leadership program in partnership with Netball Victoria.

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