Welcome to Gunaikurnai Land and Waters Aboriginal Corporation

Gunaikurnai Land and Waters Aboriginal Corporation (GLaWAC) represents Traditional Owners from the Brataualung, Brayakaulung, Brabralung, Krauatungalung and Tatungalung family clans, who were recognised in the Native Title Consent Determination, made under the new Traditional Owner Settlement Act 2010, the first such agreement under that Act.

Is the Prescribed Body Corporate (PBC) for the Gunaikurnai people and claim area, as outlined in the agreement, providing joint management of 10 parks and reserves within the State.

Is the Registered Aboriginal Party for the Gunaikurnai claim area, as decided by the Victorian Aboriginal Heritage Council under the Aboriginal Heritage Act, 2006.

Has a membership of more than 600 Traditional Owners, all of whom have proven their ancestral links to one of 25 Apical Ancestors registered in the Native Title Consent Determination.

Latest News & Events

GLaWAC hosts a working on Country Masterclass

GLaWAC recently hosted over 25 researchers from Monash University’s Indigenous Studies Centre and the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for Australian Biodiversity and Heritage (CABAH), for a Masterclass and field-trip. The participants were welcomed to...

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Get on board the GKTOLMB – seeking Gunaikurnai members

The Gunaikurnai Traditional Owner Land Management Board has six vacancies including the position of Chairperson. Expression of Interests are required by Friday 11 October 2019 using the below form. Feel free to have a yarn with previous or current board members and we...

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