News & Events Archive

Apology to a stolen generation

On the February 13, 2008 Prime Minister Kevin Rudd on behalf of the people of Australia official... 13-Feb-2008

Cannabis (THC) Lollies Safety Information

Commercially branded products containing high doses of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the main psych... 06-Apr-2021

Community Notice - WAMS Closure

WAMS wishes to advise that we will be CLOSED on the following dates. Download as a PDF. You will ... 10-Jun-2014

Council Water Kiosks Thinking

This week the Yuwaaya Ngarrali team from DEG & UNSW met with Walgett Shire Council engineerin... 18-Nov-2019

Financial scams target remote NSW Aboriginal towns

Up to a third of Aboriginal people in remote towns are being ripped off by financial scams involv... 05-Jan-2015

Goonimoo Pool Day 2019

Goonimoo Pool Day 2019 Report ... 30-Nov-2019

Influenza vaccines are now available from vaccination providers around the country.

The 2018 National Immunisation Program (NIP) seasonal influenza vaccines are now available from v... 02-May-2018

iSmile Dental Assisting Courses

Are you Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander and interested in gaining skills for a career in the... 11-Sep-2015

Jill Murray shares nurse-led sleep apnoea program

#JillMurray shares nurse-led sleep apnoea program @Walgett_AMS & the incredible t... 15-Jun-2018

Julie Young Exercise Session Timetable

The Julie Young Challenge is a program open to all Walgett community members and will incorporate... 09-Jul-2014

Little Booramas Book

Little Booramas Book ... 02-Oct-2019

Marrabinya Newsletter - September 2020

Marrabinya Newsletter - September 2020 ... 13-Nov-2020

Merry Christmas from all at Santa's Cave

WAMS opened Santa’s Cave for four days in the week of the 11th December, 2017.Santa’s Cave enable... 15-Feb-2018

National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day – Celebrates 30 years

National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day is held on the 4th of August each y... 16-Aug-2018

NRL Indigenous leaders launch Close the Gap round

Indigenous players' leadership group representatives Greg Inglis and George Rose have launched th... 13-Aug-2014

NSW Spectacles Program - Subsidised glasses for Centrelink recipients

To be eligible a person must provide a Centrelink income statement that shows: They receive ... 06-May-2019

Options for the Future of Indigenous Australia – 2020 Summit

Our vision is to create meaningful and lasting change in Indigenous Australia by committing ourse... 01-Apr-2008

PCYC leadership camp offers new experience

With connection through Walgett Aboriginal Medical Service, PCYC Walgett was approached by the Ro... 10-Sep-2015

R U OK? Website Updates

It’s not always easy to keep the conversation going when someone says they’re not OK, but it coul... 10-Sep-2020

Ray Kelly - Slow Cooked Lamb

Ingredients: 1 x Leg of Lamb 500ml of Beef Stock (Salt Reduced) 1/2 a bulb of garlic 2 sticks of ... 05-Jun-2019

Resource List for Aboriginal Health Information

Review the following resource list for Aboriginal health information. Download as a PDF. You will... 01-Jul-2013

Signing of new National Agreement on Closing the Gap marks historic turning point

On Thursday July 30, Pat Turner joined the Prime Minister and Minister Wyatt to announce the new... 04-Aug-2020

Snake Information

Snakes come out of hibernation during the warmer months of the year and in urban areas will inevi... 01-Feb-2014

Statement regarding enhancement of Walgett’s water infrastructure

At a Walgett community meeting hosted 22 May 2019 by Dharriwaa Elders Group (“DEG”) and its Unive... 30-May-2019

Te Wana - Latests News - August 2019 Edition ... 02-Oct-2019

The 2018 National Immunisation Program (NIP) seasonal influenza vaccines are now available

The following message comes from the Department of Health. The 2018 National Immunisation Progra... 25-May-2018

The Coalition of Peaks - Pat Turner, NACCHO

This week the Coalition of Peaks met with all governments and the local government association to... 01-Sep-2020

The Community Garden

The Community Garden was established in 2010 and was originally a joint venture between the Walge... 11-Jul-2017

The Unconventional Oven by Matt Moran

... 20-May-2019

Too Deadly for Diabetes in Walgett NSW

Too Deadly for Diabetes in Walgett NSW ... 26-Sep-2019

Walgett Action Plan Launch Statement

Today in Walgett, in north west NSW, the Yuwaya Ngarra-li partnership team1 launched an Action Pl... 30-Jul-2018

WAMS Employees Up-Skill in Business Administration Course

Eleven enthusiastic students graduated on 25 June 2019 after 22 weeks of intensive learning, each... 29-Jul-2019

WAMS Water Efficient Micro Farm Progress

Stage One of the works to create a water-efficient micro-farm at WAMS Community Garden is underwa... 05-Nov-2020

WSU Promotional Videos

Video 1: Doctor of Medicine - School of Medicine Overview Strong rural focus designed to elevate ... 26-Aug-2019

Your Health Your Future 2019

Your Health Your Future 2019 ... 17-Oct-2019

Yuwaya Ngarra-li - Dharriwaa Elders Group

New Program Begins Co Design We formally acknowledge that the photos and narrative found at the ... 15-Aug-2019


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