Maroondah

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
 
Boon Wurrung Foundation Ltd
Community Hub
South Melbourne Town Hall
208-220 Bank St, South Melbourne, VIC 3205
Phone: 03 9682 9578
Email: info@boonwurrung.org.au 

Mullum Mullum Indigenous Gathering Place
Ph: (03) 9725 2166

Local Aboriginal Network (LAN) Broker | Northern Metro Inner East 
Cathy Austin | 03 8392 5334 | cathy.austin@dpc.vic.gov

Key Documents / Links

Maroondah Indigenous History web page
Maroondah Reconciliation Policy Statement
Maroondah Community Wellbeing Plan 2017-2021 

Good Practice

Maroondah 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
  • Engages with Traditional Owners
  • Acknowledges Country
  • Arranges Welcome to Country
  • Uses Aboriginal language to name projects or places
  • Engages with local Aboriginal organisations
  • Engages with Local Indigenous Networks
  • Engages with the Local Reconciliation Group
  • Has a general Employment policy that encourages employment of Aboriginal people
  • Includes Aboriginal specific commitments in Council strategic documents
  • Has a Reconciliation Action Plan
  • Provides support for Aboriginal arts and culture
  • Has a documented Aboriginal history of the municipality
  • Has facilitated use of Aboriginal language to name sites.
  • Supports or organises events that celebrate Aboriginal culture
  • Has worked with RAP to build greater community awareness.
  • Library has Aboriginal specific programs
  • Has Aboriginal-specific HACC services
  • Works with local agencies to support Aboriginal young people

 



Last Updated: January 24, 2020 at 3:39 pm

MAROONDAH CITY COUNCIL

Maroondah

Maroondah

CONTACT DETAILS

Braeside Avenue, RINGWOOD 3134
PO Box 156, RINGWOOD 3134
Tel: 1300 882 233; Fax: 03 9298 4345
E:maroondah@maroondah.vic.gov.au
www.maroondah.vic.gov.au

 

ABORIGINAL LIAISON CONTACT

Noelene Greene
Program Manager Community Planning and Development
Tel: 03 9294 5748
E: noelene.greene@maroondah.vic.gov.au

 

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