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.

Yorta Yorta Nation Aboriginal Corporation
Ph: (03) 5832 0222

Mallee and District Aboriginal Health Service
Mildura Office
120 Madden Ave. PO Box 5134 Mildura VIC 3502.
Ph: (03) 5018 4100
Fax: (03) 5023 7852

Swan Hill Office

70 Nyah Road Swan Hill
Ph: (03) 5032 8600

Kerang Office

9 Nolan Street Kerang
Ph: (03) 5450 3019

Robinvale Office

Lot 1 McLennan Drive Robinvale
Ph: (03) 5026 1848 

Local Aboriginal Network (LAN) Broker | Loddon Mallee
Krystal Henderson | 03 5833 5238 | 


Gannawarra Aboriginal Community Profile (includes Aboriginal organisations) 


Please note that the information contained within the Aboriginal Community Profile was gathered in 2014. It is now out of date. A refresh of this data is currently being undertaken and the updated results will be available soon. 


Smoking Ceremony, Kerang. National Reconciliation Week 2014



Key Documents / Links



Good Practice

The Shire of Gannawarra 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 on special occasions
  • Engages with Traditional Owners
  • Acknowledges Country
  • Arranges Welcome to Country
  • Provides candidate information to Aboriginal people
  • Engages with local Aboriginal organisations
  • Engages with Local Indigenous Network
  • Has an Aboriginal Advisory Committee or similar structure
  • Includes Indigenous specific commitments in Council strategic documents
  • Provides support for Aboriginal arts and culture
  • 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 Indigenous specific programs
  • Works with local agencies to support Indigenous young people
  • Supports local Indigenous economic development
  • Procures goods and services from Indigenous businesses
  • Is involved in local Indigenous tourism

Last Updated: April 9, 2021 at 11:10 am





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PO Box 287, KERANG 3579
Tel: 03 5450 9333
Fax: 03 5450 3023



Contact Council reception at or on 03 9450 9333. 

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