Glen Eira

KEY ABORIGINAL ORGANISATIONS

For information about formally Recognised Traditional Owners visit First Peoples - State Relations' interactive map and search the Local Government Area name (e.g. LGA: Ballarat) or a street address. You can also refer to First Peoples - State Relations' Welcomes and Acknowledgements Protocol.


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

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

Local Aboriginal Network (LAN) Broker | Southern Metro

Isaac Young | 03 9651 1942 | isaac.young@dpc.vic.gov.au

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(includes Aboriginal organisations)

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 It is now out of date.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.

GOOD PRACTICE

Glen Eira City 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
  • Engages with Traditional Owners
  • Acknowledges Country
  • Arranges Welcome to Country
  • Uses Aboriginal language to name projects or places
  • Provides candidate information to Aboriginal people
  • Engages with local Aboriginal organisations
  • Engages with Local Aboriginal Networks
  • Includes First Peoples specific commitments in Council strategic documents
  • Provides support for Aboriginal arts and culture
  • Has facilitated use of Aboriginal language to name sites.
  • Supports or organises events that celebrate Aboriginal culture
  • Has worked with RAP to protect local significant sites.
  • Has worked with RAP to build greater community awareness.
  • Library has First Peoples specific programs
  • First Peoples-specific HACC services
  • Works with local agencies to support First Peoples young people
  • Supports local Indigenous economic development
  • Procures goods and services from First Peoples businesses
  • Art work, speaking engagements
  • Is involved in local First Peoples tourism
  • Has a documented Aboriginal history of the municipality
  • Has facilitated the use of Aboriginal language to name sites

CONTACT DETAILS

Cnr Glen Eira & Hawthorn Roads

CAULFIELD SOUTH 3162

PO Box 42, CAULFIELD SOUTH 3162

Tel: 03 9524 3333

Fax: 03 9523 0339

E: mail@gleneira.vic.gov.au

www.gleneira.vic.gov.au

 

ABORIGINAL LIAISON CONTACT

Melissa Bickford

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Civic and Cultural Officer

P: 9525 3262

E: MBickford@gleneira.vic.gov.au


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