Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs (FaHCSIA)

Tuggeranong Office Park
Soward Way (cnr Athllon Drive)
Greenway ACT 2900

Phone: 1300 653 227
(Calls are charged at a local rate except from mobile phones which are charged at mobile rates.)

If you are deaf or have a hearing or speech impairment, you can use the National Relay Service to contact any of FaHCSIA's listed phone numbers.


Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)

Lawson Cres, Acton, ACT
Postal address: AIATSIS, GPO Box 553, Canberra ACT 2601 Australia 

Telephone: 02 6246 1111 (International +61 2 6246 1111)
Facsimile: 02 6261 4285 (International +61 2 6261 4285)
Web Editor Email:

AIATSIS funds research and publications on Aboriginal issues throughout Australia. It has a comprehensive library and schools can write requesting information on specific local areas.

Reconciliation Australia

Old Parliament House, King George Terrace, Parkes ACT 2600
PO Box 4773, Kingston ACT 2604

Tel:    +61 2 6273 9200
Fax:   +61 2 6273 9201

To support Reconciliation Australia you can ring 1300 729 547 during business hours (for the cost of a local call). Building relationships for change between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians.