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Gunai/Kurnai People

Category: People
Location:Gippsland, Victoria, Australia
Alternative Names:
  • Gunai People
  • Summary Information:
    AIATSIS Thesaurus language code and map grid reference: (S68) (Vic SJ55)

    For more information, refer to the AIATSIS Thesauri (see reference below).

    Detailed Information:
    According to the Victorian Government's 'West Gippsland Catchment Management Authority' website, "Gunai/Kurnai country extends east from the coast near Anderson's Inlet, up to Mount Baw Baw and across a large part of East Gippsland. Tribes of the Gunai/Kurnai include the Brataualung in South Gippsland, the Braiakaulung in Central Gippsland and the Tatungalung around the Gippsland Lakes. Kulin country extends westwards from Gunai/Kurnai country and includes the Bunurong in the southwest and the Wurundjeri in the hills to the north."

    Related Entries

    Agreement
  • Mount Hotham Airport Agreement - Signatory
  • Bryant Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Eastern Gas Pipeline Agreement
  • Gunai/Kurnai - Morning Star Regional Exploration and Mining Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) - Signatory
  • Mullett on behalf of the Gunai/Kurnai People v State of Victoria [2010] FCA 1144 (22 October 2010) - Native Title Claimant
  • Gunaikurnai Settlement Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • People
  • Mrs Roma Bryant on behalf of the Gunai/Kurnai People

  • References

    General Reference
    West Gippsland Catchment Management Authority Our Catchment
    Resource
    Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) (2007) AIATSIS Thesauri

    Glossary

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (Australia)

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