All Resources The Benefits Associated with Caring for Country – AIATSIS
The Benefits Associated with Caring for Country – AIATSIS
The Benefits of Caring for Country was prepared for the Department of Sustainability, Environment,
Water, Population and Communities by Dr Jessica K Weir, Ms Claire Stacey and Dr Kara Youngetob from the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS), Canberra, June 2011.
The Health and Wellbeing Benefits in Section 3 of this review is in part adapted and updated from Cynthia Ganesharajah’s Indigenous Health And Wellbeing: The importance of country, Native Title Research Report No. 1/2009, Native Title Research Unit, Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies, Canberra.
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We acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land we live and work, the Bundjalung, Arakwal, Yaegl, Gumbaynggirr, Githabul, Dunghutti and Birpai Nationsand their continuing connection to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to elders past, present and future.