2014

  • November 20 – Overcoming Indigenous Disadvantage – Productivity Commission Report 2014
  • June 03 – Melbourne to host the 3rd National Indigenous Drug and Alcohol Conference

2013

  • December 20 – Defunding of Aboriginal Legal Services
  • October 23 – Invitation to attend the 3rd National Indigenous Drug and Alcohol Conference
  • June 21 – National Drug and Alcohol Awards – Honour Roll
  • February 04 – NIDAC report release

2012

  • November 08 – NDRI Report on Influences on alcohol consumption and related harm in Central Australia
  • June 08 – National Indigenous Drug and Alcohol Awards
  • June 06 – National advisory body urges government and service providers to take action to prevent fetal alcohol spectrum disorder
  • June 05 – Fremantle to host the Second National Indigenous Drug and Alcohol Conference – which gets under way tomorrow

2011

  • July 03 – 2011 – 2013 new National Indigenous Drug and Alcohol Committee announcement
  • April 29 – Strong Support for Compulsory use of Opal fuel
  • April 27 – Injecting drug use and associated harms among Indigenous Australians

2010

  • April 13 – Nationwide Review of Investment into Indigenous Drug and Alcohol Programs
  • February 17 – Indigenous Australians leading the way

2009

  • June 25 – Indigenous prisoners: solutions for a broken system

2008

  • July – NIDAC welcomes announcement of the National Indigenous Health Equality Council members
  • June 27 – NIDAC national logo competition winner and finalists
  • June 9 – NIDAC welcomes announcement of the NT Emergency Response Review Board
  • April 23 – NIDAC welcomes the South Australian Government’s announcement of the Aboriginal Advisory Council
  • February 13 – NIDAC welcomes the apology to Indigenous Australians for the Stolen Generation

2007

  • September – Alcohol supply reduction — the missing link in Aboriginal alcohol policy
  • August 18 – Let’s get serious about tackling Indigenous substance misuse in the Northern Territory (Indigenous people can, and do, address)—Associate Professor Ted Wilkes, NIDAC Chair
  • June – A real opportunity to tackle Indigenous substance misuse
  • June 28 – National Indigenous Drug and Alcohol Committee membership announcement
  • May – NIDAC welcomes the ANCD research paper on Drug use in the family: impacts and implications for children

Other Media Releases

February 2011 – Close the Gap Shadow Report