Kingston

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.

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

 

Inter-Council Aboriginal Consultative Committee

Phone: 03 9581 4809

 

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 It is now out of date.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

Kingston 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 in Council Chambers
  • 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
  • Provides cross cultural awareness training to staff and/or Councillors
  • Includes Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander specific commitments in Council strategic documents
  • Has an  Aboriginal engagement/consultation policy
  • Provides Aboriginal specific funding
  • 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 Aboriginal specific programs
  • Works with local agencies to support Aboriginal young people
  • Supports local Aboriginal economic development
  • Procures goods and services from Aboriginal businesses

CONTACT DETAILS

1230 Nepean Highway CHELTENHAM 3192

PO Box 1000, MENTONE 3194

Tel: 1300 653 356; Fax: 03 9581 4500

E: info@kingston.vic.gov.au

www.kingston.vic.gov.au


ABORIGINAL LIAISON CONTACT

Elisabetta Robecchi 

E: Elisabetta.Robecchi@kingston.vic.gov.au

T: 9581 4783

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