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Kieran Finnane

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Zachary Rolfe: is there a case to answer?

By KIERAN FINNANE The shooting of Kumanjayi Walker was “justifiable defensive conduct” on the part of Constable Zachary Rolfe, the Alice Springs Local Court heard...

Desert Mob in the year of Covid

By KIERAN FINNANE Updated, 23 September 2020, 11.13am: This version contains some factual corrections regarding the configuration of the exhibition and the subject matter of...

A touch of light: return of the rainbow bee-eaters

By MIKE GILLAM All photos © Mike Gillam As temperatures rise plant production increases and with it, insect activity. Soon the vigorous fresh growing tips of...

Pine Gap keeps growing

By KIERAN FINNANE When the lips of governments and contractors stay tightly sealed, one way to find out what’s going on at the Pine Gap...

Everyone’s got culture, it’s about who we are: Minister

By KIERAN FINNANE In a weekend crowded with major arts events – with both Desert Mob and Parrtjima opening last Friday –  the new Minister...

A touch of light: the tireless energy of ants

By MIKE GILLAM All photos © Mike Gillam Ants seem to be everywhere. There are two pesky species of black ant at our place – one...

‘We have lost control of the CBD’: Mayor

By KIERAN FINNANE Parrtjima withdrawing its events from the CBD needs to “get a reaction” from the Department of the Chief Minister (DCM),  the reinstated...

A painter’s painter turns her eye on Hermannsburg

By KIERAN FINNANE On entering the gallery showing Neridah Stockley’s Hermannsburg & Paint there is an impression of a lost city, laid bare by a...

A touch of light: sublime Centralian Spring

By MIKE GILLAM All photos © Mike Gillam  The country is slowly waking up after varying degrees of winter dormancy and death of course. After three...

Dates fixed for Zachary Rolfe committal

The four day hearing will determine whether Mr Rolfe, a police officer, will stand trial for the murder of Kumunjayi Walker in Yuendumu on 9 November last year.

 

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