In the spirit of Reconciliation, the University of Tasmania respectfully acknowledges the Trouwerner nations. The University also recognises the Aboriginal history and culture of the land and acknowledges and pays respect to the Traditional Owners and to Elders past, present and emerging of the land on which the campuses stand.
The Riawunna Centre provides a welcoming space for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students to meet, study and access academic and pastoral support and assistance.
The Centre is located on the Ground Floor of the Hytten Hall Building on the Hobart campus and in the Riawunna Building on the Launceston campus. A support office is situated on the Cradle Coast Campus.
Staff on all campuses are highly committed to improving education outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students, staff and communities.
The Centre is also committed to the advancement of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories, cultures and societies.
Staff offer a wide range of skills and experience to non-Aboriginal people wanting to understand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures and histories.
The Riawunna Centre offers:
As well, The Riawunna Centre:
The Riawunna Centre also supports the University of Tasmania to:
Authorised by the Director, Riawunna Centre
6 February, 2014