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COVID-19 Updates for Wathaurong Community

16th SEPTEMBER – UPDATED REGIONAL VICTORIA RESTRICTIONS As of midnight Wednesday 16th September, Regional Victoria has moved to the “Third Step” of the Victorian road-map to re-opening. This provides some more freedom in moving around Regional Victoria, but still has restrictions in place that must be followed. Third Step for […]

NAIDOC Week Virtual Flag Raising – Monday 6 July

NAIDOC 2020 celebrations were originally scheduled to take place from 5th – 12th July, with Wathaurong activities including a community lunch, kid’s day out, community award recipients and NAIDOC ball. With COVID-19 restrictions still in place across the country, the National NAIDOC Committee has postponed national celebrations to November. Wathaurong […]

Community Meeting Minutes 26 August 2019

To view the minutes go to: https://www.wathaurong.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/20190826-Community-Meeting-minutes-DRAFT-read-only.docx

Victorian Aboriginal Housing and Homelessness Framework

Aboriginal Housing Board Victoria: Victorian Aboriginal Housing and Homelessness Framework Wathaurong in partnership with the Aboriginal Housing Board Victoria (AHBV) has been working collaboratively to develop a state-wide ‘Victorian Aboriginal Housing and Homelessness Framework (VAHHF). This framework will assist in addressing the state-wide Aboriginal Housing needs and will be launch […]

Minutes

Community Meetings 16 December 2019 – Draft minutes to be accepted at meeting on 24th February 2020 26 August 2019 23 June 2019 29 April 2019 18 March 2019 17 December 2018

AGM community notice

Read more  … Members need to be present at the AGM on Sunday 25th November 2018 to put forward any amendments. Link to Annual Report 2018 Link to AGM minutes 2017

Geelong Cats visit Wathaurong

On Friday 24th February, as part of the Cats Community Camp, Cats players visited Wurdi Youang, Milla Milla Playgroup and the Co-op. Nakia Cockatoo, Darcy Lang, Josh Cowan, Quinton Narkle and Jamaine Jones hung out with the kids and learnt more about what we do.  They helped out with a […]

Reconciliation in the Park wins Community HART Award

Reconciliation in the Park was announced as winner of the Community HART Award for 2016 in the Community Organisation category. The Awards are supported by Reconciliation Victoria, Victorian Local Governance Association and Bank Australia, and aim to recognise councils and community organisations that are helping to achieve reconciliation between Aboriginal […]

Our Sorry Day Walk 2016

On Thursday 26 May we had our annual Sorry Day Walk around the Wathaurong Lake. As only our second year holding the Walk, the turn out was fantastic. Around 150 people, including kids from three local kindergartens, joined us in remembering our Stolen Generations and the ongoing effects of these and […]