GLaWAC advises that the deadline for comment regarding Victorian Goldfields Exploration Licence has been extended to 19 July 2021.   In line with the infographic, cultural heritage assessments have been made, and our Native Title Cultural Heritage Subcommittee...

Cultural Insights

  GLaWAC is working hard to fulfil the goals and aspirations of our Elders as set out in the Gunaikurnai Whole of Country Plan. We invite our non-indigenous friends to share our journey toward self-determination as we continue to increase our influence across...

GLaWAC NAIDOC Community Day

Who’s getting excited for NAIDOC Week already?! With Covid restrictions easing we’re hoping to see all you mob down at the Knob Reserve for a community family day on Country with plenty of food and fun for all. This event is only open for Gunaikurnai and...

Victorian Goldfields

Your voice is important. GLaWAC receives numerous exploration licence applications every year for exploration on Gunaikurnai native title-determined land. Under the Native Title Act, GLaWAC has a right to negotiate agreement terms with a Proponent, but does not have...

Aboriginal Employment in the spotlight

There was plenty happening on Gunaikurnai Country last week with GLaWAC hosting the third meeting of the Victorian Aboriginal Employment and Economic Council; and a visit from Employment Minister Jaala Pulford MP, together with Sheena Watt MP. Great to hear about the...

More important research coming out of GLaWAC’s Cultural Heritage team with the rediscovery of an important ceremonial ground on Gunaikurnai Country. The site was host to the last young men’s initiation ceremony of the Gunaikurnai back in 1884, witnessed by the...