Welcome to The Wollotuka Institute
The Wollotuka Institute acknowledges the traditional Aboriginal owners of the lands on which our offices are located:
The Pambalong Clan of the Awabakal Nation - Callaghan Campus
Darkinjung People - Ourimbah Campus
Birpai People - Port Macquarie Campus
We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.
Wollotuka is truly committed to the advancement and leadership of Indigenous education at a local, national and global level, continuing to draw strength from culture, communities and past journeys.... more
A new partnership agreement committing to giving Indigenous people a voice in their educational future was signed on 16 April 2013 at the University of Newcastle's Central Coast Campus read more
Congratulations to Catherine Phoenix on receiving this scholarship for 2013. These scholarships provide professional development opportunities to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander staff working at universities. The scholarship will assist Catherine with completing her Rhd studies.
Congratulations to Professor John Maynard of The Wollotuka Institute, Prof Ann McGrath, Prof Mick Dodson, Dr Noah Riseman, Dr Geoffrey Gray and Dr Samuel Furphy on receiving an ARC Linkage Grant of $1,024,275.00 for the project "Serving our country: a history of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in the defence of Australia".
This is a joint event as part of Wollotuka's 30th Anniversary celebrations with UoN Services headlined by Last Kinection and supported by Whitehouse. Everyone is welcome to attend this free event at The Bar on the Hill, University of Newcastle, Thursday 27 June 2013.
More information about this event ....