Dharriwaa Elders Group is RECRUITING. Apply now! Youth and Community Team Aboriginal Project Officer Food and Water Co-ordinator Casual Litter Reduction Project Co-ordinator
Dharriwaa Elders Group is RECRUITING a Food and Water Co-ordinator to continue our work to improve food and drinking water in Walgett. The work will involve implementing drinking water and food solutions,
Walgett’s Aboriginal Community-Controlled Organisations (“ACCOs”) call for the Commonwealth to establish a National Food and Nutrition Strategy - full media statement
Dharriwaa Elders Group sent a strong letter to Walgett Shire Council today urging it to reject again, Coal Seam Gas mining and exploration. An excerpt: On behalf of the Board of Directors
This week Dharriwaa Elders Group made a call to action re the Walgett high school that it had been working on most of February 2021.
The NSW Government cannot say they have not been advised of solutions to the crisis brought upon the rivers in the Walgett area.
Tuesday 28 July 2020, Walgett Shire Council was considering the letter DEG had sent to it in October 2019, asking it to exclude all coal seam gas activities from the LGA.
A rare gumbulgaban - (Ardeotis australis Australian Bustard) was spotted at Dharriwaa (Narran Lakes) in October. This may be the same individual we saw 2 weeks ago
DEG holds an ex-officio position on the management committee of the Lightning Ridge Area Opal Mining Reserve. We are working to ensure that the Aboriginal cultural
Dharriwaa Elders Group recognised the dangers of Covid19 early 2020, and by March were producing community education
What is floodplain harvesting? This story was prepared by Slattery and Johnson September 2020. See referenced version.
This logo shows the totem animals of the Dharriwaa Elders Group - Elders from three Aboriginal nations. The wayamba (short-necked turtle) for the Yuwaalaraay people, the dhinawan (emu) for the Ngayiimbaa people, and the bawurra (red kangaroo) for the Gamilaraay people. A gidjiirr (Acacia cambagei), an important hardwood tree for medicine and tools, is in the background