Hume

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

Local Aboriginal Network (LAN) Broker | North West Metro
Debbie Evans | 03 8392 5336 | deborah.evans@dpc.vic.gov.au

Hume Aboriginal Community Profile (includes Aboriginal organisations)

Key Documents / Links

Hume Council Reconciliation Action Plan 2018-2022
Hume City Council Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples’ web page

Good Practice

Hume City Council 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 and on special occasions
  • Engages with Traditional Owners
  • Acknowledges Country
  • Uses Aboriginal language to name projects or places
  • Has an Aboriginal Advisory Committee or similar structure
  • Engages with local Aboriginal organisations
  • Engages with Local Indigenous Networks
  • Engages with the Local Reconciliation Group
  • Employs Aboriginal staff
  • Employs a full time Aboriginal Liaison Officer
  • Provides cross cultural awareness training to staff and/or Councillors
  • Includes Indigenous specific commitments in Council strategic documents
  • Has a Reconciliation Action Plan
  • Aboriginal Action / Inclusion Plan or similar
  • Provides Indigenous specific funding
  • Provides support for Aboriginal arts and culture
  • Supports or organises events that celebrate Aboriginal culture
  • Has worked with RAP to protect local significant sites.
  • Library has Indigenous specific programs
  • Has Indigenous-specific HACC services
  • Works with local agencies to support Indigenous young people
  • Supports local Indigenous economic development
  • Procures goods and services from Indigenous businesses

 



Last Updated: January 24, 2020 at 3:13 pm

HUME CITY COUNCIL

Hume City Council

hume

CONTACT DETAILS

1079 Pascoe Vale Road, BROADMEADOWS 3047
PO Box 119, DALLAS 3047
Tel: 03 9205 2200
Fax: 03 9309 0109
E: contactus@hume.vic.gov.au
www.hume.vic.gov.au

 

ABORIGINAL LIAISON CONTACT

Julie Andrews
Coordinator Community Capacity Building
T: 9205 2527
M: 0419 740 087
E: JulieA@hume.vic.gov.au

 

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