Support for an Elder in Residence

During NAIDOC Week in 2020 we wrote to the City of Mandurah Councillors to support their unanimous vote to establish a First Nations Voice to Council and the City of Mandurah, through in-principal support for an ‘Elder in Residence’.

We endorse their support of the Uluru Statement of the Heart to walk with the First Nation’s people in a movement of the Australian people for a better future, and we recommend input from Indigenous residents on the appointment of an Elder in Residence.

The Uluru Statement calls for three fundamental changes: Voice, Treaty and Truth.

“We see the creation of an Elder in Residence position as a step towards strengthening local relationships and honouring the Statement.” Read more >

WATCH: Uluru statement from the heart – campaign in support of the voice.

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