The staff of Yunggorendi First Nations Centre for Higher Education and Research are actively involved in the community, holding positions on many Boards and Committees, internal and external to Flinders University:


  • Flinders University Academic Senate
  • Indigenous Employment Strategy Advisory Committee


  • Aboriginal Education Reference Group
  • Aboriginal Teachers Reference Group
  • National Indigenous Higher Education Council
  • National Training Advisory Board - NTEU
  • Aborigines Advancement League UniSA
  • Australian Association of Research Education
  • Australian Critical Race and Whiteness Studies Association
  • Senior Secondary Assessment Board of South Australia (SSABSA)
  • South Australian Catholic Education Indigenous Advisory Body
  • South Australian DECS Aboriginal Teachers Reference Group


  • Kurruru Youth Performing Arts Board
  • ATSI Panel Arts SA
  • Artlink Magazine Advisory Committee 
  • Aboriginal Primary Health Care Committee
  • Australian Archaeological Association
  • Australian Federation of University Women South Australian Chapter
  • Carclew APY Lands Steering Committee
  • Community Engagement Reference Group
  • Council for the Care of Children, Government of South Australia
  • Engineers Without Borders South Australian Chapter
  • Ethics Centre of South Australia (ECSA)
  • United League of Indigenous Nations (ULIN), Interim Governing Board
  • Ngarrindjeri Nation Regional Authority Inc.
  • Questacon Board

Links to People, Places and Events

  • 15 March 2012 What’s your Dreaming? Where’s your Country?: concepts of Aboriginal holism, evidence and logic Yunggorendi Public Seminar presented by Assistant Professor Blaze Kwaymullina, UWA. Read Yunggorendi Seminar flyer Blaze Kwaymullina (PDF 211KB) . Watch video…
  • In 2011, Flinders University awarded Kunmanara Tur an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Letters, honoris causa for her lifelong contribution as a cultural educator, oral linguist, interpreter and advocate for Indigenous rights. View video footage

Further information

Contact Yunggorendi on email