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 News – Bernak (Spring) issue 2019

The latest issue of GLaWAC News is now available - enjoy the read and the pictures. Highlights of this issue include: • Native Title update • Treaty update • Call out to Cultural Educators • Let’s talk about trees • Art Gallery and Bush Cafe set to open • Introducing...

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GLaWAC to host Regional Arts Summit – Friday 11 October

The Australia Council for the Arts invites you to join them at the Gippsland Regional Summit to discuss the development of a national peak body for First Nations arts and culture, the National Indigenous Arts and Cultural Authority (NIACA). Date: Friday 11 October...

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