South Gippsland

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.


Gunaikurnai Land and Waters Aboriginal Corporation
[GLAWAC]
27 Scriveners Road, Kalimna West, Victoria 3909, Australia
Ph: (03) 5152 5100
Email: reception@glawac.com.au
www.gunaikurnai.org

Bunurong Land Council Aboriginal Corporation
PO Box 4128
FRANKSTON HEIGHTS VIC 3199
Phone: 0499 222 331
Email: admin@bunuronglc.org.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
 
 

South Gippsland Aboriginal Community Profile (includes Aboriginal organisations)

Key Documents / Links

Good Practice

The South Gippsland 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
  • Engages with Traditional Owners
  • Acknowledges Country
  • Arranges Welcome to Country
  • Engages with local Aboriginal organisations
  • Engages with Local Indigenous Networks
  • Engages with the Local Reconciliation Group
  • Provides support for Aboriginal art and culture
  • Supports or organises events that celebrate Aboriginal culture
  • Includes Aboriginal specific commitments in Council strategic documents
  • Has an Aboriginal engagement/consultation policy
  • Provides Aboriginal specific funding
  • Has a documented Aboriginal history of the municipality
  • Has worked with RAP to protect local significant sites
  • Works with local agencies to support Aboriginal young people

 



Last Updated: October 18, 2018 at 3:00 pm

SOUTH GIPPSLAND SHIRE

South Gippsland

sth gipps

CONTACT DETAILS

9 Smith Street, LEONGATHA 3953
Private Bag 4, LEONGATHA 3953
Tel: 03 5662 9200; Fax: 03 5662 3754
E: council@southgippsland.vic.gov.au
www.southgippsland.vic.gov.au

 

ABORIGINAL LIAISON CONTACT

Barbara Look
Community Strengthening Officer
T: 03 5662 9319
M: 0488 046 617
E: barbaral@southgippsland.vic.gov.au

 

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