Reflections

Stephanie Colquhoun

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Justice Agencies
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Winter 2014

I was fortunate enough to spend five weeks over July and August volunteering at the North Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency (NAAJA) in Darwin as part of the Aurora Native Title Internship Program.

Zoe Kent

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Justice Agencies
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Winter 2012

5 weeks in K-Town: Aurora Native Title Internship Program

Tim Farhall

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Justice Agencies
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Summer 2011

‘Why would you work for the defence?’ the prosecutor demands to know across the bar table. ‘Representing drunks, rapists and wife beaters. Come work for the prosecution, we’re the good guys.’ He’s about my age, he’s smug, and he’s trying to put our client in jail. He smirks.

Alastar McMahon

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Justice Agencies
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Winter 2016

For my Aurora Internship, I was placed for 5 weeks at the North Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency (NAAJA) in Darwin. Before I arrived, I had never been to Darwin and knew very little about the work that NAAJA carried out.

Alastar McMahon

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Justice Agencies
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Winter 2016

For my Aurora Internship, I was placed for 5 weeks at the North Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency (NAAJA) in Darwin. Before I arrived, I had never been to Darwin and knew very little about the work that NAAJA carried out.

Alison Pooley

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Justice Agencies
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Winter 2016

On the final day of my Aurora internship at the North Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency (NAAJA), I was asked what the three highlights of my time in Darwin had been.

Fabian Di Lizia

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Aboriginal Legal Services
Location: 
Katherine
Round: 
Winter 2016

I completed an Aurora internship via the Aurora Internship Program with the North Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency (NAAJA).  NAAJA has two offices: one in Katherine and one in Darwin, the former in which I did my internship.  The internship lasted five weeks and I believe that it was one of m

Jimmy Huang

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Aboriginal Legal Services
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Summer 2017

My November and December was spent in Darwin interning with the Civil Law section of the North Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency (NAAJA) as part of the Aurora Internship Program.

Sienna Lake

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Aboriginal Legal Services
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Summer 2017

Undertaking an Aurora internship as part of the Aurora Internship Program was a long-term goal of mine since starting at university.

Jason Moore

Organisation: 
Stream: 
Legal
Sector: 
Aboriginal Legal Services
Location: 
Darwin
Round: 
Summer 2017

This summer I completed six weeks as an intern at the North Australian Aboriginal Justice Agency (NAAJA) through the Aurora Internship Program. The internship gave me the opportunity to gain experience in legal practice with a focus on social justice for Indigenous peoples.