To coincide with NAIDOC week, the Victorian Government has released a short video about the announcement of the 2018 Aboriginal Water Grant recipients.
The Aboriginal Water Grants announcement was held at Bendigo Creek in June announcing 8 successful Traditional Owner Groups and CMAs receiving funding from the 2018 program.
The following Traditional Owner Groups and CMAs received funding from the 2018 Aboriginal Water Grants Program:
- Barengi Gadjin Land Council
- Bunurong Land Council Aboriginal Corporation
- Corangamite Catchment Management Authority
- Djandak (DDW)
- Glenelg Hopkins Catchment Management Authority
- Gunai Kurnai Land and Waters Aboriginal Corporation
- Taungurung restoring water restoring country
- North Central CMA
More information: Aboriginal Water Program
Celebrating 50 Years of the Wyperfeld Big Desert Fire Conference
Approximately 80 people converged on Telopea Downs yesterday for the 50th Annual Wyperfeld Big Desert Fire Conference.
Welcome Chris Hardman
Chris Hardman has been appointed as the new Executive Director, Forest and Fire Operations Division and Chief Fire Officer of Forest Fire Management Victoria.
Aboriginal Water Grants video released for NAIDOC Week
We are working hard to promote the well-being of Aboriginal communities by reconnecting them to water for cultural, economic, customary and spiritual practices.