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KATANNING ELDERS WORKSHOP FOR CULTURAL ADVICE POLICY

  • Katanning Leisure Centre 4 Pemble Street Katanning, WA, 6317 Australia (map)

SECOND ROUND OF ELDERS WORKSHOPS FOR CULTURAL ADVICE POLICY

Each of the six Noongar Regional Corporations that will be created as a part of the South West Native Title Settlement will be required to implement a Cultural Advice Policy to provide ongoing support to cultural governance and decision-making within the Corporations.

SWALSC is conducting a round of meetings with Elders across Noongar Boodja to discuss:

•       Background (SWALSC and Rule Book)

•       Establishment of the six Regional Corporations

•       Cultural Advice Policy

•       Elders (definition, understanding, culturally, historically)

•       Elders in contemporary society

•       Cultural Governance, Authority and Decision-making

•       Communication

•       Administration and Support

•       Open Discussion

•       Feedback & Summary

•       Next Steps

If you are not able to attend the Elders Forums, but would like to know more about the formation of the cultural advice policies, please contact Tony Walley, Cultural Governance Manager at SWALSC, on (08) 9358 7423 or 0477 711 628, or by email at: tony.walley@noongar.org.au