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WANGARATTA is celebrating and recognising its First People, the Bpangerang tribe, at a community nature day this weekend in conjunction with the Wangaratta Farmers Market.
CREATING a treaty will help restore a sense of pride and resilience for younger members of Aboriginal communities, according to Victorian Treaty Advancement Commissioner Jill…
The Victorian Treaty Advancement Commissioner, Jill Gallagher, will hold community forums in Wangaratta this week to share the progress and details of the treaty process.
FRAN Doig’s beaming smile said it all.
FINE examples of contemporary Australian Indigenous art collected by Sydney based businessman Geoffrey Hassall are being exhibited at the Wangaratta Art Gallery.
A ‘WELCOME to Yorta Yorta Country’ sign recently erected on the Hume Freeway near Chiltern will be pulled down following concerns raised by Bpangerang advocates.
THE Bullawah Cultural Trail project in Wangaratta, a 2.4km path that recognises Indigenous culture and reconciliation, has won a Victorian award.
The Bpangerang want the Victorian Aboriginal Heritage Council to recognise them as a ‘registered Aboriginal party’ in their own country.
ABORIGINAL artefacts found on the site of a planned bridge over Three Mile Creek are expected to be excavated next month.
LOCAL elders and politicians weigh in on the Australia Day date change debate.
CONSTRUCTION of a new bridge over Three Mile Creek has been delayed by up to six months, after Aboriginal artefacts were found on designated land.
HUNDREDS of hours of work from dozens of people came to fruition with the official opening of the Bullawah Cultural Trail.