Golden Plains

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.


Wadawurrung Traditional Owners Aboriginal Corporation
86 Mercer St, Geelong VIC 3320 – Ph: 5222 5889
99 Mair St East, Ballarat VIC 3350 – Ph: 4308 0420

Wathaurong Aboriginal Co-operative
62 Morgan Street, North Geelong VIC 3215
PO Box 402 North Geelong VIC 3216
Ph: (03) 5277 0044

Local Aboriginal Network (LAN) Broker | Grampians
Larry Kanoa | 03 5327 2819 |

Golden Plains 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 It is now out of date.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. 

Key Documents / Links

Good Practice

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

  • Acknowledges Country
  • Engages with local Aboriginal organisations
  • Engages with Local Indigenous Networks
  • Engages with the Local Reconciliation Group
  • Uses Aboriginal languages to name projects or places
  • Provides cross cultural awareness training for staff and/or Councillors
  • Has a documented Aboriginal history of the municipality
  • Has facilitated use of Aboriginal language to name sites.
  • Has worked with RAP to protect local significant sites.
  • Library has Indigenous specific programs
  • Works with local agencies to support Indigenous young people

Last Updated: August 25, 2020 at 2:25 pm


Golden Plains Shire

Golden Plains



2 Pope Street, BANNOCKBURN 3331
PO Box 111, BANNOCKBURN 3331
Tel: 03 5220 7111
Fax: 03 5220 7100



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