Artwork by Tyrown Waigana representing the sharing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander stories about life and culture.

Families are First

Sharing the stories of First Nations families. Told in their words and in their way. Discover more about Families are First, check out our resources, watch some stories and see how you can be involved

Families are First celebrates strong, proud, thriving Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families. It is an in initiative of the QFCC which aims to improve understanding about how Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families have raised happy and healthy children and overcome challenges for more than 60,000 years.

Scroll down to find out:

  • more about Families are First
  • view the stories shared so far
  • how you can share your story
  • resources and activities that you can use with adults and kids to get people talking and thinking about family.