Wodonga

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.


Burraja Indigenous Cultural and Environmental Discovery Centre

Ph: 02 6059 0207
E: darren.moffitt@rdv.vic.gov.au

Mungabareena Aboriginal Corporation
21 Hovell Street Wodonga Vic 3690
Ph: 02 6024 7599
E: reception@mungabareena.com

Wodonga Aboriginal Network
111 – 113 Hume Street (PO Box 1332) Wodonga Vic 3690
Ph: 02 6059 0207
E: darren.moffitt@rdv.vic.gov.au

Local Aboriginal Network (LAN) Broker | Hume
Darren Moffitt | 02 6059 0207| darren.moffitt@dpc.vic.gov.au

Wodonga Aboriginal Community Profile (includes Aboriginal organisations)

Good Practice

The Wodonga 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
  • Arranges Welcome to Country
  • Uses Aboriginal language to name projects or places
  • Engages with local Aboriginal organisations
  • Engages with Local Indigenous Networks
  • Employs a part time Aboriginal Liaison Officer
  • Collects data on employee Indigenous identity
  • Provides cross cultural awareness training for staff and/or Councillors
  • Includes Indigenous specific commitments in Council strategic documents
  • Has an Aboriginal engagement/consultation policy
  • Provides Indigenous specific funding
  • Displays artworks in Council premises
  • Supports local artists or performers
  • Provides support for Aboriginal art and culture
  • Has facilitated use of Aboriginal language to name sites
  • 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
  • Organises NAIDOC activities and Reconciliation Week activities
  • Has worked with RAP to protect local significant sites
  • Has worked with RAP to build greater community awareness
  • Library has Indigenous specific programs
  • Provides Aboriginal specific maternal and child health responses
  • Has Aboriginal-specific HACC services
  • Provides Aboriginal specific maternal and child health responses
  • Involves Aboriginal young people in programs
  • Works with local agencies to support Aboriginal young people
  • Procures goods and services from Aboriginal businesses
  • Is involved in local Aboriginal tourism


Last Updated: July 28, 2019 at 10:25 pm

WODONGA SHIRE COUNCIL

Wodonga

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CONTACT DETAILS

104 Hovell Street, WODONGA 3690
PO Box 923, WODONGA 3689
Tel: 02 6022 9300
Fax: 02 6022 9322
E: info@wodonga.vic.gov.au
www.wodonga.vic.gov.au

 

ABORIGINAL LIAISON CONTACT

Debra Mudra
Director Community Development
M: 0419 521 511
E: dmudra@wodonga.vic.gov.au

 

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