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Wangka Wilurrara Regional Council

Category: Organisation
Sub Category:Aboriginal Community Council
Location:Ceduna, South Australia, Australia
Summary Information:
'The Wangka Wilurrara Regional Council area incorporates South Australia's Far West Coast and Eyre Peninsula. It includes the coastal centre of Ceduna, and extends south easterly to the city of Port Lincoln. Also included are the communities of Koonibba, 40 kilometres west of Ceduna, and Yalata, which is 200 kilometres west of Ceduna. In addition the region encompasses the remote community of Oak Valley (Maralinga) which is approximately 300 kilometres north west of Yalata.

The Wangka Wilurrara Regional Council represents the Indigenous communities and organisations within the region, an area covering some 355,000 square kilometres.' (ATSIC Regional Information Profile, 'Ceduna Office': http://www.atsic.gov.au/offices/follow.asp?page=Regional%20Information&subpage=%09%09Profile&OfficeID=16).

Related Entries

Agreement
  • Wangka Wilurrara Regional Council Agreement - Signatory
  • Ceduna Keys Marina Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Organisation
  • Tjutjunaka Worka Tjuta Inc
  • Event
  • Ceduna Best Practice Statement

  • References

    Report
    Gould, Janet, Heylen, Margaret and Graham, Fred, (Janet Gould & Associates) (2000) Examples of Working Together in South Australia

    Glossary

    Aboriginal Community Council (Australia)

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