Achievements & Awards

Achievements & Awards

“[Juluwarlu’s archive is] Western Australia’s, and possibly Australia’s, leading centre for gathering Indigenous oral culture with digital image and archiving”

— Screen West.

2016 Archive of National Significance
Juluwarlu’s archive was recognised by the National Library of Australia as creating a collection of great significance for local people, as well as in State and national discourse
2011 Lifetime Achievement Award
Ned Cheedy was given the most prestigious NAIDOC prize, the Lifetime Achievement Award for his dedicated cultural recording work for Juluwarlu and the Yindjibarndi people
2006 Business Award
40Under40 Business Award for Michael Woodley’s business achievements and managerial proficiency
Excellence in Training
Juluwarlu was awarded 1st place in the Federal Minister’s Award for Excellence for an Employer of Australian Apprentices for the North Western Australia Region
2005 Film Award
Best Language & Culture Video for Wanggangarra at the 8th National Remote Indigenous Media Festival
Aboriginal Language Maintenance & Promotion
Ned & Cherry Cheedy honoured with the Wangka Maya Pilbara Aboriginal Language Centre Individual Contribution to Pilbara Aboriginal Language Maintenance and Promotion award for their work in Juluwarlu in gathering and transmitting knowledge