Mansfield

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.


Taungurung Clans Aboriginal Corporation

37 High Street Broadford, Victoria 3658
Email: enquiries@taungurung.com.au
Phone: (03) 5784 1433

Gunaikurnai Land and Waters Aboriginal Corporation [GLAWAC]
27 Scriveners Road, Kalimna West, Victoria 3909, Australia
PO Box 1699 Bairnsdale, Victoria 3875, Australia
Ph: (03) 5152 5100
reception@glawac.com.au

 

Gadhaba Local Indigenous Network
Ph: 02 6059 0207
E: darren.moffitt@dsdbi.vic.gov.au

Mansfield Aboriginal Community Profile (includes Aboriginal organisations)

Key Documents / Links

Mansfield Shire 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 at Council buildings
  • 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 Networks
  • Includes Indigenous specific commitments in Council strategic documents
  • Has an Aboriginal engagement/consultation policy – included in Diversity Policy
  • Provides cross cultural awareness training for staff and/or Councillors
  • Provides support for Aboriginal arts and culture
  • Has a documented Aboriginal history of the municipality
  • Has facilitated the use of Aboriginal language to name sites
  • Supports or organises events that celebrate Aboriginal culture
  • Has worked with RAP to protect local significant sites.
  • Library has Aboriginal specific programs
  • Works with local agencies to support Aboriginal young people


Last Updated: October 9, 2018 at 12:06 pm

MANSFIELD SHIRE COUNCIL

Mansfield

Mansfield

CONTACT DETAILS

33 Highett Street, MANSFIELD 3722
Private Bag 1000, MANSFIELD 3724
Tel: 03 5775 8555; Fax: 03 5775 2677
E: council@mansfield.vic.gov.au
www.mansfield.vic.gov.au

 

ABORIGINAL LIAISON CONTACT

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