FISH was invited by the Junjuwa Community near Fitzroy Crossing to provide input into the design of sustainable housing and healthy living programmes. FISH also developed a draft master plan for their Old Bakery Precinct in consultation with the community. JUNJUWA CONCEPT HOUSE Advanced collaborative concept design by FISH and Junjuwa for local sustainable housing. […]
Every component of the Bawoorrooga Self-Build Housing project is an education and training opportunity. Literacy and numeracy is interwoven with practical and vocational skills tasks. Participants develops skills including building, safety, maintenance, horticulture, and community governance/administration, and critical life-skills of teamwork and daily routine. FISH and Fitzroy Valley District High School have established a credit-recognition […]
FISH runs an ongoing Art Therapy Program in prisons, using artwork to connect participants back to country and develop their sense of self-worth. Proceeds from the sale of artwork are used to support the participants on their release from prison, by providing access to transitional support and accommodation, mentoring and employment assistance.
FISH, in association with Landcorp and The Summit Homes Group, completed a demonstration home in 2014. The inaugural Sustainable Home was built in Broome. An architecturally designed home built for the unique conditions of Broome. Showcasing sustainable housing including appropriate technologies & systems. Developing socially & environmentally sustainable construction & engagement methods. Contributing toward creating […]
The Australian Curriculum sets consistent standards to improve learning outcomes for all young Australians. The gap in learning outcomes between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students and their non-indigenous peer has been acknowledged and we recognise the need for the Australian Curriculum to address two distinct needs in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander education: that […]
Three Summers is a feature length film by internationally renowned director Ben Elton. FISH worked with Three Summers as National Charity Partner, to create this ensemble comedy that embraces the diversity of modern Australia. Three Summers is a film all Australians should see. Not only will you have a great belly laugh but it highlights the […]