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.
GLaWAC 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.
GLaWAC is the Registered Aboriginal Party for the Gunaikurnai claim area, as decided by the Victorian Aboriginal Heritage Council under the Aboriginal Heritage Act, 2006.
GLaWAC 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.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people should be aware that this website may contain images, voices or names of deceased persons in photographs, film, audio recordings or printed material. GLaWAC welcomes feedback from family and community members regarding our use of images.
Latest News & Events
EOI flyer all positions 2020 (002) PD_Community Engagment Coordinator 2020 PD Media and Comms Manager 2020
Bush Cafe re-opens on Monday 6 January 2020 – Head Chef Kevin Murray and the staff are looking forward to seeing you!
Photo credit Nicole Cleary Click on the audio below to hear Kevin talk about the Bush Cafe in an interview that aired on ABC Gippsland last October when the cafe launched. The Bush Cafe operates Monday to Friday, 9.30 am - 3.00 pm and is located at GLaWAC's Forestec...
Listen to the ABC Gippsland interview with some of the organisers and participants of the recent Gunaikurnai Cultural Festival held at the Knob Reserve 2019. Thanks to everyone who participated in the...