Indigo

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.

Yorta Yorta Nation Aboriginal Corporation [YYNAC]

Ph: (03) 5832 0222

YYNAC offices are located in Shepparton, Echuca and Barmah. See here for more details.

 

Mungabareena Aboriginal Cooperative -Wodonga

Ph: (02) 6024 7599

Email: reception@mungabareena.org.au

Address: 21 Hovell Street Wodonga Vic 3690

PO Box 1535 Wodonga Victoria 3689

 

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 It is now out of date.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

Indigo 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
  • Flies the Torres Strait Islander flag on special occasions
  • Engages with Traditional Owners
  • Acknowledges Country
  • Engages with local Aboriginal organisations
  • Engages with Local Aboriginal Networks
  • Includes Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander specific commitments in Council Strategic documents
  • Provides support for Aboriginal arts and culture
  • Has a documented Aboriginal history of the municipality
  • 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.
  • Involves Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people in programs
  • Is involved in local Aboriginal tourism

CONTACT DETAILS

101 Ford Street, BEECHWORTH 3747

PO Box 28, BEECHWORTH 3747

Tel: 03 5728 8000

Fax: 03 5728 1676

E: info@indigoshire.vic.gov.au

www.indigoshire.vic.gov.au

 

ABORIGINAL LIAISON CONTACT

Kate Biglin

Manager Community Development and Services

T: 6028 1121

M: 0408 165 488

E: kate.biglin@indigoshire.vic.gov.au

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