Cardinia

Key Aboriginal Contacts

 

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 Tribe Land and Compensation Cultural Heritage Council

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

Bunurong Land Council Aboriginal Corporation
PO Box 4128
FRANKSTON HEIGHTS VIC 3199
Phone: 0499 222 331
Email: admin@bunuronglc.org.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

 

62 Stud Road Dandenong Victoria 3175
P.O. Box 683 Dandenong Victoria 3175
Phone: (03) 9794 5973
Fax: (03) 9706 9983
 
 
3 Carroll Avenue
P.O. Box 683, Dandenong, 3175
Phone: (03) 9794 5933
Fax: (03) 9791 1247

 

Local Aboriginal Network (LAN)
Tel: 03 9208 3255

 

Cardinia Aboriginal Community Profile (includes Aboriginal organisations)

Key Documents / Links

Good Practice

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

  • Flies the Aboriginal Flag permanently in Council Chambers
  • Engages with Traditional Owners
  • Acknowledges Country
  • Arranges Welcome to Country
  • Has an Aboriginal Advisory Committee or similar structure
  • Engages with local Aboriginal organisations
  • Engages with Local Indigenous Networks
  • Employs Aboriginal staff
  • Employs a part time Aboriginal Liaison Officer
  • Has a general Employment policy that encourages employment of Aboriginal people
  • Has a general Employment policy that encourages employment of Aboriginal people
  • Provides cross cultural awareness training to staff and/or Councilors
  • Provides Aboriginal specific funding
  • Provides support for Aboriginal arts and culture
  • Has a documented Aboriginal history of the municipality
  • Has facilitated use of Aboriginal language to name sites
  • Supports or organises events that celebrate Aboriginal culture
  • Has worked with RAP to protect local significant sites
  • Has worked with RAP to build greater community awareness
  • Library has Aboriginal specific programs
  • Involves Aboriginal young people in programs
  • Works with local agencies to support Aboriginal young people
  • Procures goods and services from Aboriginal businesses

 



Last Updated: October 9, 2018 at 11:53 am

SHIRE OF CARDINIA

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Cardinia Shire Map

CONTACT DETAILS

20 Siding Avenue, Officer
Postal PO Box 7, PAKENHAM 3810
Tel: 1300 787 624
Fax: 03 5941 3784
Email: mail@cardinia.vic.gov.au
www.cardinia.vic.gov.au

 

ABORIGINAL LIAISON CONTACT

Alison Brash
Social Inclusion Officer
T: 03 5943 4557
E: A.Brash@cardinia.vic.gov.au

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