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"Tjootiny" ("Djudiny") by Leashay Eggington

"Tjootiny" ("Djudiny") by Leashay Eggington

First Star over the bush

First Star over the bush

Further than the eye can see

Further than the eye can see

Heading North

Heading North

Kimberley Table Top

Kimberley Table Top

Macdonald Ranges crest

Macdonald Ranges crest

Mount Augustus

Mount Augustus

Out beyond the Mulga scrub

Out beyond the Mulga scrub

Pink and Greys out back

Pink and Greys out back

River Gums in Flood

River Gums in Flood

Saltbush in the river bed

Saltbush in the river bed

Sunset on the plateau

Sunset on the plateau

Moorditj Mural

ALSWA historical mural by David Wirrpanda Foundation and Central Institute of Technology Solid Futures participants with Artist Peter Farmer 2010

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(near McIver Train Station)

Phone: +61 8 9265 6666
Fax: +61 8 9221 1767
After Hours: 08 9265 6644

ALSWA Services

ALSWA offers a variety of services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in Western Australia.

For detailed information about the services ALS provides, click the button below:

 

Striving for justice for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in Western Australia for over thirty years.

WARNING: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander readers are warned that this website may contain images and names of people who have passed away.

 Election Of ALSWA Executive Committee 2014

 

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Perth Head Office

ALSWA provides legal aid services to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples throughout Western Australia in accordance with grant conditions imposed by the Commonwealth Attorney General's Department.

ALSWA has a head office in Perth and offices in 14 country locations.

Governing Committee

An Executive Committee, consisting of elected Aboriginal community representatives from around the State, governs ALSWA. The 8 electoral regions that determine these 16 representatives are shown below.

The Committee meets four times a year to make decisions influencing operational procedures, organisational functions and policy directions of the Service. The Executive Committee may form sub-committees on specific issues as it sees the need.

 

Internal Management

The internal management structure consists of:

Chief Executive Officer
Responsible for overall management;

Executive Officer
Responsible for office management, finance and human resource issues;

Director, Legal Services
Responsible for the professional conduct of legal practitioners and management of ALSWA's legal practice.

Deputy Director, Legal Services
Assist the Director, Legal Services in managing ALSWA's statewide legal practice.

 

Electoral Regions

  • Central Desert
  • Central (Metropolitan)
  • Gascoyne/Murchison

 

  • Southern

 

  • West Kimberley
  • Goldfields
  • Pilbara
  • East Kimberley