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Gunditjmara People

Category: People
Location:Victoria, Australia
Alternative Names:
  • Gournditch-Mara People
  • Gurndidy People
  • Dhaurwurd-Wurrung People
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    Summary Information:
    AIATSIS Thesaurus language code and map grid reference: (S20) (Vic SJ54-11)

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

    The Gunditjmara are the traditional owners of southwest Victoria. The Budj Bim National Heritage Landscape in this area has been listed as a Heritage Place on the National Heritage list. It shows significant evidence of a sophisticated system of acquaculture and eel farming as well as stone dwellings (Department of Environment and Heritage 2004).

    Related Entries

  • Lovett (on behalf of the Gunditjmara People) v State of Victoria [2007] FCA 474 - Native Title Claimant
  • Gunditj Mirring and the State of Victoria Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Gournditch-Mara & Lynch Mining - Victorian Exploration Licences 4368 & 4369
  • Lovett on behalf of the Gunditjmara People v State of Victoria (No 5) [2011] FCA 932 - Native Title Applicants
  • Gunditjmara - SEAGAS Port Campbell VIC to Torrens Island SA Pipeline Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Organisation
  • Winda Mara Aboriginal Corporation
  • The Gunditj Mirring Traditional Owners Aboriginal Corporation
  • People
  • Gunditjmara Native Title Group
  • Place
  • Tyrendarra Indigenous Protected Area
  • Policy/Strategy
  • Lake Condah Sustainable Development Project

  • References

    Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) (2007) AIATSIS Thesauri


    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (Australia)

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