City of Manningham

Category: Organisation
Sub Category:Local Government
Location:Eastern suburbs of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Summary Information:
The City of Manningham was created in 1994 by the addition of Wonga Park to the former City of Doncaster and Templestowe, and the excision of an area located in North Ringwood. The City is essentially residential in character with significant areas of public open space combined with non-urban and agricultural environments to the east.

At the time of the 1991 Census of Housing and Population, 89 people in Manningham identified themselves as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders. This represented 0.08% of the enumerated population of Manningham.

Related Entries

  • Aboriginal Recognition Working Group
  • Event
  • Statement of Commitment to Indigenous Peoples by the Cities of Banyule, Manningham, Whitehorse and Shire of Nillumbik - Signatory

  • References

    Australian Local Government Association in Cooperation with the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission (1999) Working Out Agreements: A Practical Guide to Agreements between Local Government & Indigenous Australians


    Local Government