Dharriwaa Elders Group made a submission today in response to the draft Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Bill 2018 (NSW).
Read here about the Walgett Youth Justice Forum held 14, 15 March 2018. Stay tuned for reports on DEG's work with Yuwaya Ngarrali re our ACTIONs leading from the Forum.
Some may remember the Cultural Use and Occupancy Mapping project Dharriwaa Elders Group (DEG) invited those who use the river regularly, to take part in.
Dharriwaa Elders Group (DEG) will not support Walgett Social and Emotional Wellbeing projects that have been developed by external agencies without DEG.
DEG's Speaker Clem Dodd, Secretary Virginia Robinson and Project Manager Wendy Spencer travelled to Sydney to attend the NSW Law and Justice Foundation's NSW Justice Awards dinner
and surrounding NW NSW Aboriginal communities was developed from a series of community and other meetings held in 2015 and through 2016. The link provides the A3 advocacy document. It was endorsed 25 May 2016 by the Walgett Gamilaraay Aboriginal Community Working Party which represents the Walgett interests of the Murdi Paaki Regional Assembly and its Local Decision Making Accord with the NSW Government.