Keynote Address: Aboriginal Housing Masterclass

June 17, 2017 0

On Tuesday 16th May, NSW Aboriginal Housing Office (AHO) and Australasian Housing Institute (AHI) held an Aboriginal Housing Masterclass for sector professionals. Danielle Donegan – Assistant Secretary, Housing Policy, Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet – commenced […]


More Tales from a Camp in Transition: llpeye-Ilpeye

June 11, 2017 0

In June 2013, the then Federal Indigenous Minister announced the ‘Ilpeye-Ilpeye Landmark Agreement’ (Agreement) arrangements as an undertaking to allow Ilpeye-Ilpeye town camp to ‘unlock’ the benefits and maximise the potential of their land (Macklin, […]


AHO Brings Innovative Approach to Energy Efficiency

June 10, 2017 0

A St Vincent de Paul report released in 2016 spotlighting high levels of energy use in the western region of NSW has sparked an innovative ‘tenant-centred’ response from the NSW Aboriginal Housing Office (AHO). AHO […]


Affordable Housing Creates Broader Opportunity

June 9, 2017 0

The NSW Aboriginal Housing Office (AHO) has a strong mandate to ensure every Aboriginal person in NSW has equal access to, and choice in, affordable housing. Identifying an opportunity to build on this strategic goal, […]

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Meet a New Tenant – Karmeale McKellar

June 8, 2017 0

Karmeale McKellar is aged somewhere in her 40s. She currently resides in a home provided by the NSW Aboriginal Housing Office in Bourke where she’s been living for six years, although she’s tenanted social housing […]


Wanted: Social housing partners for Aboriginal hostels

June 6, 2017 0

Since 1973, Aboriginal Hostels Limited (AHL) has been providing safe, comfortable, culturally appropriate and affordable accommodation for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people across its network of hostels in remote, regional and metropolitan Australia. This temporary […]