Jabal Indigenous Australian Centre

Identity area

Type of entity

University unit

Authorized form of name

Jabal Indigenous Australian Centre

Parallel form(s) of name

Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules

Other form(s) of name

  • Jabal Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Centre

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Description area

Dates of existence

1989 - c. 2001


The Jabal Indigenous Australian Centre provided a meeting place for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students studying at the Australian National University in Canberra, as well as student support services, recruitment and exhibitions. The Centre opened in May 1989 as the Aboriginal Liaison office and Students Support Centre. Bob Randall was the Centre's first Aboriginal Liaison Officer. By 1993, it became known as the Jabal Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Centre with Ms P Kemp-Elliott appointed as Director. After 2001, the Centre became known as the Tjabal Indigenous Higher Education Centre.


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Functions, occupations and activities

student services

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Internal structures/genealogy

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Control area

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Dates of creation, revision and deletion

Entered from deposit description on 19 August 2015




Australian National University Annual Reports 1989 - 1995

Maintenance notes

  • Clipboard

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  • EAC