Topic: Aboriginal affairs

Deadly Questions Shifts Focus To Treaty

The second phase of the Deadly Questions campaign, launching this week, will focus on the important role of Treaty in Victoria and what Treaty could mean for both Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal Victorians. Campaign champions answer questions such as ‘What will a Treaty mean for all Victorians’ and ‘Why is self-determination important to Aboriginal people?’ The […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Aboriginal Affairs

Treaty Grant For Dja Dja Wurrung Clans Aboriginal Corp

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting the Dja Dja Wurrung Clans Aboriginal Corporation to engage more Aboriginal Victorians on the state’s historic Treaty process. Minister for Aboriginal Affairs Natalie Hutchins announced a $100,000 Treaty Engagement Grant for the Corporation through the Treaty Community Engagement Program. The Dja Dja Wurrung Aboriginal Corporation will conduct detailed research […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Aboriginal Affairs

Treaty Grant Provided To Wurundjeri Corporation

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting the Wurundjeri Land and Compensation Cultural Heritage Council Aboriginal Corporation to engage more Aboriginal Victorians on the state’s historic Treaty process. Minister for Aboriginal Affairs Natalie Hutchins announced a $10,000 Treaty Circle Grant for the Corporation through the Treaty Community Engagement Program. The Wurundjeri Land and Compensation Cultural Heritage […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Aboriginal Affairs

Treaty Grant For The Federation Of Traditional Owners

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting the Federation of Victorian Traditional Owner Corporations to engage more Aboriginal Victorians on the state’s historic Treaty process. Minister for Aboriginal Affairs Natalie Hutchins announced a $85,000 Treaty Circle Grant for the Federation through the Treaty Community Engagement Program. The Federation of Victorian Traditional Owner Corporations will research current […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Aboriginal Affairs

Treaty Grant Provided To Wotjobaluk Elders Council

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting the Wotjobaluk Elders Council to engage more Aboriginal Victorians on the state’s historic Treaty process. Minister for Aboriginal Affairs Natalie Hutchins announced a $10,000 Treaty Circle Grant for the Council through the Treaty Community Engagement Program. The Wotjobaluk Elders Council will hold a Treaty Circle with Elders and leaders […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Aboriginal Affairs

Treaty Grant Provided To Wathaurong Co-Operative

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting the Wathaurong Aboriginal Co-operative to engage more Aboriginal Victorians on the state’s historic Treaty process. Minister for Aboriginal Affairs Natalie Hutchins announced a $10,000 Treaty Circle Grant for the Co-operative through the Treaty Community Engagement Program. The Wathurong Aboriginal Co-operative will hold four Treaty Circles at Aboriginal community-controlled organisations […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Aboriginal Affairs

Engaging More Aboriginal Victorians On Treaty

The Andrews Labor Government is engaging more Aboriginal Victorians in the state’s historic Treaty process. Minister for Aboriginal Affairs Natalie Hutchins today announced $370,000 for seven Aboriginal organisations, including six Traditional Owner groups, through the first round of the Treaty Community Engagement Program. The Program will support Traditional Owners groups and other organisations and businesses […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Aboriginal Affairs

Aboriginal Entrepreneurship In Victoria On The Up

The Andrews Labor Government today announced the recipients of $1.37 million in funding to strengthen entrepreneurship and startup activity amongst Aboriginal Victorians. Supported by Victoria’s startup agency LaunchVic, four organisations will deliver education, acceleration, incubation and mentoring programs that focus on startup thinking, global engagement and the use of disruptive technology for Aboriginal entrepreneurs. The […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Innovation and the Digital Economy

Koorie Education Celebrated At 2018 Wurreker Awards

Training providers, teachers, employers and employees who have made a significant contribution to Koorie training and employment have been celebrated at the 2018 Wurreker Awards. Minister for Training and Skills Gayle Tierney last night congratulated nominees and winners at the annual awards, hosted by the Victorian Aboriginal Education Association Incorporated (VAEAI), which recognise outstanding achievement […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Training and Skills

Landmark Plan To Guide Victorian Parks And Reserves

The Andrews Labor Government will work with Gunaikurnai Traditional Owners to jointly manage 10 parks and reserves in Gippsland as part of Victoria’s first Joint Management Plan (JMP). Minister for Environment Lily D’Ambrosio and Gunaikurnai Traditional Owners today launched the JMP, which will deliver opportunities for knowledge sharing, employment and education, and improve park visitor […]

Categories: Media Release, Minister for Energy, Environment & Climate Change, Ministers