Wodonga

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.


Burraja Indigenous Cultural and Environmental Discovery Centre

Ph: 02 6059 0207

E: darren.moffitt@rdv.vic.gov.au

 

Mungabareena Aboriginal Corporation

21 Hovell Street Wodonga Vic 3690

Ph: 02 6024 7599

E: reception@mungabareena.com

 

Wodonga Aboriginal Network

111 – 113 Hume Street (PO Box 1332) Wodonga Vic 3690

Ph: 02 6059 0207

E: darren.moffitt@rdv.vic.gov.au

 

Local Aboriginal Network (LAN) Broker | Hume

Darren Moffitt | 02 6059 0207 | darren.moffitt@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 It is now out of date.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. 

KEY DOCUMENTS / LINKS

GOOD PRACTICE

The Wodonga 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 permanently above the Town Hall
  • Engages with Traditional Owners
  • Acknowledges Country
  • Arranges Welcome to Country
  • Uses Aboriginal language to name projects or places
  • Engages with local Aboriginal organisations
  • Engages with Local Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Networks
  • Employs a part time Aboriginal Liaison Officer
  • Collects data on employee Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander identity
  • Provides cross cultural awareness training for staff and/or Councillors
  • Includes Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander specific commitments in Council strategic documents
  • Has an Aboriginal engagement/consultation policy
  • Provides Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander specific funding
  • Displays artworks in Council premises
  • Supports local artists or performers
  • Provides support for Aboriginal art and culture
  • Has facilitated use of Aboriginal language to name sites
  • 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
  • Organises NAIDOC activities and Reconciliation Week activities
  • Has worked with RAP to protect local significant sites
  • Has worked with RAP to build greater community awareness
  • Library has Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander specific programs
  • Provides Aboriginal specific maternal and child health responses
  • Has Aboriginal-specific HACC services
  • Provides Aboriginal specific maternal and child health responses
  • Involves Aboriginal young people in programs
  • Works with local agencies to support Aboriginal young people
  • Procures goods and services from Aboriginal businesses
  • Is involved in local Aboriginal tourism

CONTACT DETAILS

104 Hovell Street, WODONGA 3690

PO Box 923, WODONGA 3689

Tel: 02 6022 9300

Fax: 02 6022 9322

E: info@wodonga.vic.gov.au

www.wodonga.vic.gov.au

 

ABORIGINAL LIAISON CONTACT

Debra Mudra

Director Community Development

M: 0419 521 511

E: dmudra@wodonga.vic.gov.au

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