In 2014 the demand for kidney transplants was higher than any other organ in Australia, and while the Aboriginal community had the highest rates of chronic kidney disease in the country they were also the least likely to receive a transplant.
Organ donation advocacy groups say the federal government's failure to reform the system has failed the Indigenous community.
Formerly with BuzzFeed News, Allan Clarke is a NITV reporter based in Sydney.
Contact Allan Clarke at arielle.benedek+AC@buzzfeed.com.
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