Yarriambiack

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.

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

 Yarriambiack Aboriginal Community Profile (includes Aboriginal organisations)

Key Documents / Links

Good Practice

The Yarriambiack 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 on special occasions above Town Hall
  • Engages with Traditional Owners
  • Acknowledges Country
  • Arranges Welcome to Country
  • Uses Aboriginal languages to name projects or places
  • Provides local government candidate information to Aboriginal people
  • Engages with local Aboriginal organisations
  • Engages with Local Indigenous Networks
  • Has a general Employment policy that encourages employment of Aboriginal people
  • Provides cross cultural awareness training for staff and/or Councillors
  • Provides support for Aboriginal art and culture
  • 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
  • Has worked with a RAP to protect local significant sites
  • Has worked with RAP to build greater community awareness
  • Library has Indigenous specific programs
  • Works with local agencies to support Aboriginal young people
  • Promotes Aboriginal businesses
  • Procures goods and services from Aboriginal businesses
  • Is involved in local Aboriginal tourism


Last Updated: October 18, 2018 at 3:06 pm

YARRIAMBIACK

Yarriambiack

Yarrambiack

CONTACT DETAILS

34 Lyle Street, WARRACKNABEAL 3393
PO Box 243, WARRACKNABEAL 3393
Tel: 03 5398 0100; Fax: 03 5398 2502
E: info@yarriambiack.vic.gov.au
www.yarriambiack.vic.gov.au

 

ABORIGINAL LIAISON CONTACT

Belinda Penny
E: bpenny@yarriambiack.vic.gov.au
Ph: 5398 0100

 

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