Voice to Parliament
Following our 2021/2022 Annual General Meeting, Wathaurong Aboriginal Co-operative is sharing this information with our community about the upcoming 2023 referendum on Indigenous Constitutional Recognition and a First Nations Voice to...
2023 Wathaurong Community NAIDOC Awards
The winners of the 2023 Wathaurong Community NAIDOC Awards were announced at the Flag Raising & Community Day held at Wathaurong Aboriginal Co-operative on Monday 3rd July, 2023. The Community Flag...
LAUNCH OF WESTERN DISTRICT ACCO COLLECTIVE (WDAC)
It is with great excitement that we launch Western District ACCO Collective (WDAC). WDAC formalises the long-standing solidarity and partnership of our Aboriginal Community Controlled Organisations (ACCOs), coming together to...
Wathaurong supports Indigenous Voice to Parliament
We would like to first acknowledge the Traditional Owners of this land, the Wadda Wurrung people of the Kulin Nation, and pay respect to Elders past, present and emerging and...
Who do we help?
Wathaurong Aboriginal Co-operative was established in 1980 to provide culturally appropriate programs, support and services for all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people living on Wathaurong, Gulidjan and Gadabanud country - within the wider Geelong, Bellarine and Colac regions. We are focused on building and maintaining strong community, strong culture, and strong country.
Meet Our Community Strengthening Team!
This deadly team is focused on connecting with our community, finding out what is important to you, and how we can best deliver it. If you are keen to connect with us, or have ideas or suggestions you would like to share with the team, you can email CSTeam@wathaurong.org.au
Wathaurong Aboriginal Co-operative offers a wide range of services for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander families living or in transit in the region. We aim to provide increased and improved access to culturally appropriate health, children, housing, education, employment and cultural services. Community wellbeing and connection is at the core of what we do and our goal is to continue to build the capacity of our community to achieve self-determination.