Boroondara

Boroondara Smoking ceremony

Uncle Colin Hunter performs Smoking Ceremony for Boroondara during NAIDOC Week 2013

Key Aboriginal Organisations

 

For information about formally Recognised Traditional Owners visit Aboriginal Victoria’s interactive map and search the Local Government Area name [e.g. LGA: Ballarat] or a street address. You can also refer to Aboriginal Victoria’s Welcomes and Acknowledgements Protocol.


Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung Cultural Heritage Aboriginal Corporation

Level 1, Providence Building, Abbotsford Convent, 1 St Heliers Street, Abbotsford
Phone: (03) 9416 2905
E: reception@wurundjeri.com.au

Boon Wurrung Foundation Ltd
Community Hub, South Melbourne Town Hall
208-220 Bank St, South Melbourne, VIC 3205
Phone: 03 9682 9578
Email: info@boonwurrung.org.au

Local Aboriginal Network (LAN) Broker | Northern Metro Inner East 
Cathy Austin | 03 8392 5334 | cathy.austin@dpc.vic.gov.au


Boroondara Aboriginal Community Profile (includes Aboriginal organisations)

Key Documents / Links

Local Indigenous History
Diversity Statistics

Good Practice

The City of Boroondara reported the following good practices in their response to the 2012 Victorian Local Government Aboriginal Engagement and Reconciliation Survey and subsequent updates.

  • Flies both flags on special occasions
  • Engages with Traditional Owners
  • Acknowledges Country
  • Engages with the Local Reconciliation Group
  • Includes Indigenous specific commitments in Council strategic documents
  • Supports or organises events that celebrate Aboriginal culture
  • Has worked with RAP to build greater community awareness


Last Updated: January 24, 2020 at 1:40 pm

CITY OF BOROONDARA

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CONTACT DETAILS

Address: 8 Inglesby Road, CAMBERWELL 3124
Postal: Private Bag 1, CAMBERWELL 3124
Tel: 03 9278 4444
Fax: 03 9278 4466
Email: boroondara@boroondara.vic.gov.au
www.boroondara.vic.gov.au

 

ABORIGINAL LIAISON CONTACT

Katherine Wright
Coordinator Social Planning and Research
E: katherine.wright@boroondara.vic.gov.au
T: 9278 4827

 

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