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.
Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung Cultural Heritage Aboriginal Corporation
Level 1, Providence Building, Abbotsford Convent
1 St Heliers Street, Abbotsford
Phone: (03) 9416 2905
Taungurung Land and Waters Council (Aboriginal Corporation)
37 High Street Broadford, Victoria 3658
Phone: (03) 5784 1433
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 It is now out of date.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
Macedon Shire Council reported the following good practices in their response to the 2012 Victorian Local Government Aboriginal Engagement and Reconciliation Survey and subsequent updates.
- Permanently flies the Aboriginal flag
- Acknowledges Country
- Arranges Welcome to Country
- Engages with Traditional Owners
- Uses Aboriginal language to name projects or places
- Engages with local Aboriginal organisations
- Engages with the local Reconciliation Group
- Provides cross cultural awareness training for staff and/or Councillors
- Provides Aboriginal specific funding
- Has worked with RAP to protect local significant sites
Last Updated: August 25, 2020 at 2:34 pm