Topics: Caring for country

A review of programs that targeted environmental determinants of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health

Johnston L, Doyle J, Morgan B, Atkinson-Briggs S, Firebrace B, Marika M, Reilly R, Cargo M, Riley T, Rowley K (2013) A review of programs that targeted environmental determinants of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health; 10: (3518-3542)


Indigenous perspectives on active living in remote Australia: a qualitative exploration of the socio-cultural link between health, the environment and economics

Thompson SL, Chenhall RD, Brimblecombe JK (2013) Indigenous perspectives on active living in remote Australia: a qualitative exploration of the socio-cultural link between health, the environment and economics BMC Public Health; 13: 473 Retrieved 15 May 2013 from http://dx.doi.org/10.1186/1471-2458-13-473


Developing an exploratory framework linking Australian Aboriginal peoples’ connection to country and concepts of wellbeing

Kingsley J, Townsend M, Henderson-Wilson C, Bolam B (2013) Developing an exploratory framework linking Australian Aboriginal peoples’ connection to country and concepts of wellbeing International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health; 10: (678-698)


Preliminary development and content validity of a measure of Australian Aboriginal cultural engagement

Berry SL, Crowe TP, Deane FP (2012) Preliminary development and content validity of a measure of Australian Aboriginal cultural engagement Ethnicity & Health; 17: (325-336)


Attention to four key principles can promote health outcomes from desert Aboriginal land management

Davies J, Campbell D, Campbell M, Douglas J, Hueneke H, LaFlamme M, Pearson D, Preuss K, Walker J, Walsh F (2011) Attention to four key principles can promote health outcomes from desert Aboriginal land management The Rangeland Journal; 33: (417-431)


Elder from Crocodile Islands named Senior Australian of the Year

Aboriginal senior Elder, Laurie Baymarrwangga, has been honoured as the Senior Australian of the Year for preserving the culture and environment of East Arnhem Land.


How can country, spirituality, music and arts contribute to Indigenous mental health and wellbeing?

Guerin P, Guerin B, Tedmanson D, Clark Y (2011) How can country, spirituality, music and arts contribute to Indigenous mental health and wellbeing? Australasian Psychiatry; 19: (S38-S41)


If the land’s sick, we’re sick: the impact of prolonged drought on the social and emotional well-being of Aboriginal communities in rural New South Wales

Rigby CW, Rosen A, Berry HL, Hart CR (2011) If the land’s sick, we’re sick: the impact of prolonged drought on the social and emotional well-being of Aboriginal communities in rural New South Wales Australian Journal of Rural Health; 19: (249-254)


The economic value of environmental services on Indigenous-held lands in Australia

Zander KK, Garnett ST (2011) The economic value of environmental services on Indigenous-held lands in Australia PLoS One; 6: (1-6)


CyberTracker: an integral management tool used by rangers in the Djelk Indigenous Protected Area, central Arnhem Land, Australia

Ansell S, Koenig J (2011) CyberTracker: an integral management tool used by rangers in the Djelk Indigenous Protected Area, central Arnhem Land, Australia Ecological Management & Restoration; 12: (13–25)