Our Mission

Our Mission

To support and enable Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander girls and young women to make active choices towards realising their full potential.

Where We Do It

Where We Do It

Stars Foundation provides intensive, evidence-based programs at schools in the Northern Territory, Queensland and Victoria.

Why It Matters

Why It Matters

The program focuses on promoting a positive school environment and building individual capacity, resilience and life skills.

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Resilience and Relationships

21 August, 2019Posted In : News

Resilience and strong relationships are key to keeping our Stars fully engaged in their learning and READ MORE

Exploring the Army

20 August, 2019Posted In : News

Stars from across our Darwin programs visited Robertson Barracks Army Reserve for an exciting engage READ MORE

Lawyers in the Making?

19 August, 2019Posted In : News

Our Mentors provide many opportunities for our Stars to explore post-Year 12 career or further study READ MORE

Sparkling Smiles in Yirrkala!

16 August, 2019Posted In : News

As part of our focus on Healthy Lifestyles, our Yirrkala Stars have been learning all about dental h READ MORE

Preparing for Work

15 August, 2019Posted In : News

The Stars ‘Day in the Life’ initiative in Tennant Creek began earlier this year, with senior Sta READ MORE

Stars Stress Less

14 August, 2019Posted In : News

The leadership skills of our Tennant Creek Stars were showcased yesterday, when they volunteered to READ MORE

Increasing Engagement

08 August, 2019Posted In : News

Our Stars Mentors work hard to ensure that the students in our programs are attending school regular READ MORE

Celebrating & Learning at Garma

07 August, 2019Posted In : Media Release

Our wonderful Nhulunbuy Mentors took our Senior Nhulunbuy Stars to the Education Fair at the nationa READ MORE

Cattle Wrangling in the NT

02 August, 2019Posted In : News

Two of our Tennant Creek Stars have just returned from the show circuit, where they were able to sho READ MORE

Stars in Japan!

31 July, 2019Posted In : News

Senior Nhulunbuy Stars, Tyla and Siena, had a life-changing experience over the school holidays when READ MORE

Exploring Future Pathways

26 July, 2019Posted In : News

As part of our strong emphasis on future pathways, our senior Katherine Stars been supported by Star READ MORE

A Life Changing Experience

24 July, 2019Posted In : News

One of the two  Year 12 Casuarina Stars who travelled to South Australia to participate in the Sant READ MORE

Rewarding Attendance

23 July, 2019Posted In : News

Regular school attendance is critical to learning. Stars encourages attendance in many ways and the READ MORE

Tennant Creek Stars Host Expo

02 July, 2019Posted In : News

Our amazing Tennant Creek Stars played the multiple roles of gracious hosts, ambassadors and facilit READ MORE

AFL Diversity Match

01 July, 2019Posted In : News

Thuringowa and Heatley Stars were lucky enough to take part in the AFL Diversity Match held in Towns READ MORE

Flying High

06 June, 2019Posted In : News

As part of National Reconciliation Week some of our Darwin Stars were invited to abseil and rock cli READ MORE

BOQ Supporting Our Stars

05 June, 2019Posted In : News

Stars is pleased to announce a new partner – Bank of Queensland (BOQ) – which generously hosted READ MORE

Art Inspired by Culture

31 May, 2019Posted In : News

Year 12 Haileybury Rendall School Star and budding artist, Phylisia Palipuaminni, opened the much th READ MORE

Exploring Opportunities in Health

22 May, 2019Posted In : News

Exploring work and training opportunities in the health sector was the focus for VCAL Stars from Hai READ MORE

Reward for Achieving Goals

21 May, 2019Posted In : News

Katherine Stars who achieved their attendance and behaviour goals were lucky enough to be taken on a READ MORE

Sharing Bush Recipes

20 May, 2019Posted In : News

Some of our Jabiru Stars, who are studying Tourism at school, took part in the annual Taste of Kakad READ MORE

Staying Safe

15 May, 2019Posted In : News

Nhulunbuy Stars recently had two sessions learning some self-defence and self-preservation technique READ MORE

Work and Wellbeing

14 May, 2019Posted In : News

Our senior Yirrkala Stars spent three days at a residential camp designed to get students away from READ MORE

Top Awards for NT Stars

13 May, 2019Posted In : News

Two of our amazing NT Stars won top awards at the NT Group Training Awards on Friday night. Year 12 READ MORE

Staying Engaged

08 May, 2019Posted In : News

Last week Tennant Creek senior Stars spent three days on an engagement camp at the Juno Centre, a la READ MORE

Walking Against Violence

06 May, 2019Posted In : News

In the searing tropical heat, more than twenty of our Nhulunbuy Stars last week walked 10 kms as par READ MORE

Unleashing Their Inner Scientist

03 May, 2019Posted In : News

Our Year 8 and 9 Pimlico Stars were able to unleash their inner scientist at Townsville’s Museum o READ MORE