Academy hits the ground running

Action from the Tjindu Aboriginal AFL Academy game against Immanuel College

The Tjindu Aboriginal AFL Academy teams have played their first games across South Australia and are back in business in exciting new-look uniforms for 2022. 

From the General Manager

Kellie Graves, Tjindu Foundation General Manager

The work of the Tjindu Foundation continues to go from strength to strength in 2022 as we expand participation in our programs and welcome new staff, partners, and supporters on board. As our supporters know, the Tjindu Foundation was established amid the COVID-19 pandemic, and we have not been isolated from the impacts of outbreak […]

Tjindu Foundation supports remote communities through Tjindu STRONG program

Tjindu STRONG on the APY Lands

The Tjindu Foundation has returned to remote communities with the easing of COVID-19 restrictions enabling the delivery of its in-school Tjindu STRONG program. Tjindu STRONG is a program delivered in 11 South Australian schools in the remote communities of Ernabella, Fregon, Mimili, Indulkana, Amata, Pipalyatjara, Murputja, Kenmore Park, Oak Valley, Yalata and Koonibba. “It’s been […]

What does Tjindu mean?

An outback sunset symbolising the word Tjindu meaning

Tjindu is a powerful word in many Aboriginal languages within South Australia and it guides our mission as a foundation.