Boarding Australia will be participating in the hearing for the Parliamentary Inquiry into Educational Outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Students. We are also working with the Remote Indigenous Parents Association (RIPA) to ensure that their views are incorporated into the Inquiry.

If you would like to provide input that will assist our presentation, please email Dan Cox, CEO at

Those working in Indigenous boarding are also invited to participate by completing the online survey which can be accessed at A video clip of the Chair and Deputy Chair speaking about the Inquiry is available at the same link.

And for those with an interest in Indigenous boarding, don’t forget to also join the Indigenous Boarding Forum on facebook. We are frequently adding information and interesting articles for those with an interest in boarding for Indigenous students. Click here to join the group.