Yearly Archives: 2017

News and events that support better relations between Aboriginal communities and local government

Australia Day: National General Assembly of Local Government backs push for national debate on date change
Local Councils commemorate National Sorry Day
New City of Melbourne Councillor working to reform eligibility rules for Aboriginal candidates
Yarra is working with local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities to develop a Stolen Generations Marker
Respectfully commemorating “Australia Day”

Check out Reconciliation Victoria’s protocol on how to respectfully commemorate 26 January