Artists and cultural workers from across the Torres Strait and Northern Peninsula Area came together to learn more about the protection of traditional Indigenous Cultural Intellectual Property in a three day forum hosted by the Torres Strait Regional Authority (TSRA).
The Torres Strait is set to have its first traditional language plan and charter to guide the revitalisation of the region’s rich and diverse traditional languages, thanks to the work of a dedicated Torres Strait Language Reference Group.
A recording project is underway throughout the Northern Peninsula Area (NPA) showcasing the traditional and contemporary music and dance of the Bamaga, Seisia, Injinoo, Umagico and New Mapoon communities
Welcome to the TSRA
The Torres Strait Regional Authority (TSRA) aims to strengthen the economic, social and cultural development of the Torres Strait to improve the lifestyle and wellbeing of Torres Strait Islanders and Aboriginal people living in the region.
The Authority's vision is to empower our people, in our decision, in our culture, for our future ...