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
The theme for Reconciliation Week 2018 is 'Don't keep history a mystery' Learn - Share - Grow. 27 May - 3 June GLaWAC has been given permission to screen the Warrigal Creek Massacre film at our office at Forestec. If you would like to view the film at GLaWAC then...read more
The Gippsland Tobacco Action & Healthy Lifestyle Team is a nationally funded “Tackling Indigenous Smoking” program. We will be hosting 2 “World No Tobacco Day” events in May and would love it if you could be part of the celebrations. The theme for this year is the...read more
Read the latest edition Email version- Yalaban Autumn edition GLaWAC News 2018read more