Hume

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.

Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung Cultural Heritage Aboriginal Corporation

Level 1, Providence Building, Abbotsford Convent

1 St Heliers Street, Abbotsford

Phone: (03) 9416 2905

E: reception@wurundjeri.com.au

 

Local Aboriginal Network (LAN) Broker | North West Metro

Debbie Evans | 03 8392 5336 | deborah.evans@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 It is now out of date.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

Hume 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 permanently and on special occasions
  • Engages with Traditional Owners
  • Acknowledges Country
  • Uses Aboriginal language to name projects or places
  • Has an Aboriginal Advisory Committee or similar structure
  • Engages with local Aboriginal organisations
  • Engages with Local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Networks
  • Engages with the Local Reconciliation Group
  • Employs Aboriginal staff
  • Employs a full time Aboriginal Liaison Officer
  • Provides cross cultural awareness training to staff and/or Councillors
  • Includes Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander specific commitments in Council strategic documents
  • Has a Reconciliation Action Plan
  • Aboriginal Action / Inclusion Plan or similar
  • Provides Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander specific funding
  • Provides support for Aboriginal arts and culture
  • Supports or organises events that celebrate Aboriginal culture
  • Has worked with RAP to protect local significant sites.
  • Library has Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander specific programs
  • Has Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander specific HACC services
  • Works with local agencies to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people
  • Supports local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander economic development
  • Procures goods and services from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander businesses

CONTACT DETAILS

1079 Pascoe Vale Road, BROADMEADOWS 3047
PO Box 119, DALLAS 3047
Tel: 03 9205 2200
Fax: 03 9309 0109
E: contactus@hume.vic.gov.au
www.hume.vic.gov.au

ABORIGINAL LIAISON CONTACT

Julie Andrews

Coordinator Community Capacity Building

T: 9205 2527

M: 0419 740 087

E: JulieA@hume.vic.gov.au

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