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.

PO Box 20, Halls Gap VIC 3381
Phone: (03) 5356 6188
4/48 Edgar Street, Heywood
Ph: 03 55271427
PO Box 546 Warrnambool Victoria 3280
Ph: 0427 447 995
Kirrae Avenue, Purnim 3278
Ph: 5567 1270
Local Aboriginal Network (LAN) Broker | Barwon South West 
Shane Bell | 03 5564 8880

Moyne 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 It is now out of date.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

moyne massacre memorial

Moyne’s commemorative marker to the Gunditjmara massacred in the Eumeralla Wars – Port Fairy

Good Practice

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

  • Files the Aboriginal Flag permanently at council buildings
  • Engages with Traditional Owners
  • Acknowledges Country
  • Provides local government candidate information to Aboriginal people
  • Engages with local Aboriginal organisations
  • Engages with Local Indigenous Networks
  • Provides cross cultural awareness training for staff and/or Councillors
  • Includes Indigenous specific commitments in Council strategic documents
  • Has a Reconciliation Action Plan
  • Provides Indigenous specific funding
  • Provides support for Aboriginal art and culture
  • Supports or organises events that celebrate Aboriginal culture
  • Has a documented Aboriginal history of the municipality
  • Library has Indigenous specific programs
  • Provides Aboriginal specific HACC services
  • Provides Aboriginal specific maternal and child health responses
  • Promotes Aboriginal businesses
  • Procures goods and services from Indigenous businesses
  • Is involved in local Indigenous tourism

Last Updated: August 25, 2020 at 2:39 pm





Princes Street, PORT FAIRY 3284
PO Box 51, PORT FAIRY 3284
Tel: 03 5568 0555; Fax: 03 5568 2515



Jacqui Anderton
Manager Cultural and Community Development
T: 5568 0536
M: 0488 358 033

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