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Cultural Engagement Training

Understanding the historical and contemporary context of Indigenous Australia is important for workplaces that want to engage...

Stay with us for a culturally infused experience

We offer secure, convenient and comfortable campus-style accommodation in the heart of Sydney. 

Just start moving with our healthy lifestyle programs

Old Ways New Ways is about trying to find ways to use new technologies to reengage people in cultural practices, and show...

Our Excellent Learn to Swim Program is making waves

From learn to swim classes to squad training and aqua aerobics, we have a class to suit everyone. And best of all, because...

Celebrate NAIDOC at the NCIE

Join us on Friday 10th July to celebrate NAIDOC. There will be rides for the kids, sporting workshops, community...

5 reasons to workout with a partner

NCIE Fitness Manager Eric Lesa shares 5 reasons why hitting the gym with a partner ensures you get more out of your workout.

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Ways to get involved with the NCIE:

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  • Sign up as a member of the Community of Excellence, our online network focuses on empowering young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to set and achieve their goals and connects members to real role models and opportunities (must be Indigenous and aged between 13-30 to sign up without an invitation). 
  • Attend one of our many community events (out check the events calendar). 
  • Become a member of the NCIE Fitness. 
  • Book our facilities for your next conference, camp or event. 
  • Participate or refer a family member or friend to participate in a pathway programs (if eligible). 
  • Donate and support our programs and thought leadership by investing your funds in building capabilities and creating opportunities with and for generations of young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders while contributing to an excellent Australia. 
  • Partner with us on designing, developing and delivering programs with and for young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.


By supporting the National Centre of Indigenous Excellence (NCIE), you or your organisation will be directly investing in building capabilities and create opportunities for generations of young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians. Our work focuses on life-changing programs, innovative social enterprise development and ground-breaking thought leadership.

There are a number of ways you or your organisation can support the NCIE and enhance our ability to deliver social impact:


  • Lead your organisation to develop a valuable Corporate Community Investment, welcome through both cash and in-kind partnerships; or
  • Provide Community Support and grants through a Foundation, Trust or government body.

The NCIE is an independent not-for-profit social enterprise. We are a Public Benevolent Institution (PBI) that has endorsement from the Australian Tax Office for Charity Tax Concessions and Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) status. All donations over two dollars are tax deductible.

The NCIE would like to thank you for your support. Many individuals, organisations and corporations are making a significant difference to the lives of young Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people by investing in their excellence. The flow on effects of young people pursuing their aspirations through the Centre is already having a positive effect on communities around Australia.

Please E-mail us for more information about supporting the NCIE.





(02) 9310 1033


(02) 9310 1511 after hours call the Fitness Centre








166-180 George St, Redfern NSW 2016

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The NCIE is made up of five buildings across two sites located in Redfern, Sydney. The landmark facilities on George St comprise of our Fitness Centre, Camp and Conference Centre, the Indigenous Digital Excellence Hub and Gadigal House. Our Job Ready hospitality and construction program is located at the Yaama Dhiyaan Hospitality Training centre and the Les Tobler Construction centre at 255 Wilson Street, Darlington.

Our Fitness Centre includes three levels of activity space plus a sports stadium, indoor pool and outdoor sports field. 

Our Conference Centre includes two levels of conference and dining space plus outdoor courtyards and barbecue areas. The Campus includes 110 beds in camp-style accommodation over 24 rooms and five secure pods. 

The two level Job Ready site on Wilson St in Redfern has the Les Tobler Centre on the ground floor and Yaama Dhiyaan above on the street level.

Gadigal House includes five separate office spaces for over 70 workers. Current tenants are the NCIE's Leadership Office, the NCIE's Indigenous Digital Excellence Hub, the National Aboriginal Sporting Chance Academy, the Australian Indigenous Mentoring Experience and Tribal Warrior Association. 




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