Karreenga Aboriginal Action Plan
In October 2015 -
Minister for Local Government and Aboriginal Affairs Natalie Hutchins launched the new Maggolee website, a resource for local councils to work more closely with Aboriginal communities. See http://www.maggolee.org.au
Members of Geelong One Fire were present at the Council meeting on Tuesday 27th May 2014, when the City of Greater Geelong adopted the Karreenga Aboriginal Action Plan.
This was a very significant event with representatives of both the Wathaurong Aboriginal Co-op and the Wathaurung Corp signing the document with The Mayor.
The Deadly Dancers performed for the occasion.
The plan includes 5 key actions:-
- Cultural Recognition & Respect
- Employment & Econcomic Development
- Family & Community Support
- Aboriginal Cultural Heritage
- Arts & Social Enterprise