Greater Shepparton

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 [YYNAC]
56 B Wyndham Street, Shepparton 3630
Ph: (03) 5832 0222

Rumbalara Aboriginal Cooperative
Ph: (03) 5820 0000

Bangerang Cultural Centre
Ph: (03) 5831 1020

Rumbalara Football / Netball Club
Ph: (03) 5822 4364

Gallery Kaiela
Ph: (03) 5821 9842

Academy of Sport, Health and Education [ASHE]
Ph: (03) 5823 6600

Ganbina [Education and Training]
Ph: (03) 5821 7333

Shepparton Region Reconciliation Group
Ph: (03) 5821 6600

Local Aboriginal Network (LAN) Broker | Loddon Mallee and Hume
Josh Atkinson | 03 5895 4103 | 



Shepparton holds an annual Sorry Day Breakfast

Greater Shepparton 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 It is now out of date.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

Greater Shepparton Aboriginal Partnerships

Greater Shepparton City Council Reconciliation Action Plan (Reflect) July 2019 – June 2020

Read more about RAP here

Good Practice

The City of Greater Shepparton 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 permanently and on special occasion, in Council Chambers and outside/above Town Hall.
  • Engages with Traditional Owners
  • Acknowledges Country
  • Has a Reconciliation Action Plan
  • Provides candidate information to Aboriginal people
  • Has an Aboriginal Advisory Committee or similar structure
  • Engages with local Aboriginal organisations
  • Engages with Local Indigenous Networks
  • Engages with the Local Reconciliation Group
  • Provides support for Aboriginal arts and culture
  • Supports or organises events that celebrate Aboriginal culture
  • Library has Aboriginal specific programs
  • Runs Aboriginal specific youth programs
  • Involves Aboriginal young people in programs
  • Works with local agencies to support Aboriginal young people
  • Supports local Aboriginal economic development
  • Procures goods and services from Aboriginal businesses
  • Is involved in local Aboriginal tourism


Shepparton Mural2

Shepparton mural featuring Sir Pastor Doug Nicholls and William Cooper – unveiled February 2017

Last Updated: April 9, 2021 at 11:34 am


Greater Shepparton



90 Welsford Street, Shepparton
Locked Bag 1000, Shepparton, 3632
Ph: (03) 5832 9700



Rachael Duncombe
Team Leader Community Strengthening
Ph: (03) 5832 9586

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