What does "closing the gap" really mean?

CLOSE THE GAP: Spinifex State College students attend celebrations for Close the Gap Day in front of Mount Isa's Civic Centre. Photo: Esther MacIntyre
CLOSE THE GAP: Spinifex State College students attend celebrations for Close the Gap Day in front of Mount Isa's Civic Centre. Photo: Esther MacIntyre

This morning on the Civic Centre lawn in Mount Isa, community members gathered with health workers to acknowledge National Close the Gap day, recommitting to improving Indigenous outcomes.

We asked people what “closing the gap” means to them.