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

New videos have been uploaded!

Check out the new videos that have been uploaded to the 'Resource - video gallery' section on the website. Videos from the NAIDOC Week Boat Cruise, the GLaWAC overview video and the East Gippsland Shire Council Cultural Awareness video.

read more

Artists – Expression of Interest- closes 3 August 2018

The Department of Environment Land Water and Planning (DELWP) invites Expressions of Interest (EOI) from artists to participate in a project to create an artwork that represents a unique DELWP Aboriginal Cultural Identity. More info EOI DELWP Aboriginal Id

read more

Latest Videos

Visit the Video Gallery page to view all the latest videos.