Southern Grampians

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.

Gunditj Mirring Traditional Owner Corporation

4/48 Edgar Street, Heywood
Ph: 03 5527 1427

Barengi Gadjin Land Council Aboriginal Corporation – Horsham
142 Firebrace St, Horsham, Vic 3400
Phone: (03) 5381 0977

1362 Pomonal Road Lake Fyans VIC 3381
Tel: 03 5356 6188

Winda-Mara Aboriginal Corporation
21 Scott Street, Heywood VIC 3304
Ph: 03 5527 0000

Local Aboriginal Network (LAN) Broker | Barwon South West
Sandra Bell | 03 5527 0056 |


Southern Grampians Aboriginal Community Profile (includes Aboriginal organisations)

Key Documents / Links

Good Practice

The Southern Grampians 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 above the Town Hall
  • Engages with Traditional Owners
  • Acknowledges Country
  • Engages with local Aboriginal organisations
  • Engages with Local Indigenous Networks
  • Engages with the Local Reconciliation Group
  • Encourages employment of Aboriginal people
  • Has an Aboriginal engagement/consultation policy
  • Has a documented Aboriginal history of the municipality
  • Has facilitated use of Aboriginal language to name sites.
  • Includes Aboriginal content in whole of community events
  • Organises NAIDOC activities and Reconciliation Week activities
  • Has worked with RAP to protect local significant sites

Last Updated: January 24, 2020 at 4:36 pm


Southern Grampians

sth grampians


111 Brown Street, HAMILTON 3300
Locked Bag 685, HAMILTON 3300
Tel: 03 5573 0444
Fax: 03 5572 2910



Community Relations Department
P: 5573 0444


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