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The map below shows significant places on Wathaurong Country. Click on the markers to learn more about them.
Keep checking this page as we will be adding more places!

You Yangs

You Yangs Regional Park, Branch Road, Little River, Victoria, Australia

Wathaurong Aboriginal Co-operative

62 Morgan St, North Geelong, Victoria, Australia

Wurdi Youang

Little River Ripley Road, Little River, Victoria, Australia

Wathaurong Glass

16 Rodney Rd, North Geelong, Victoria, Australia

King Billy’s grave

King Billy died in Geelong Hospital and was buried at Western Cemetery.  A headstone was placed there by the Mayor of Geelong at the time, Robert de Bruce Johnstone.  Descendants of King Billy still live in Geelong. Western Cemetery, Herne Hill, Victoria, Australia

Birthplace of King Billy

King Billy, or Willem Baa Niip, was considered the last of the Wathaurong mob.  His dad named him after a bunyip.  He was born on the banks of a lagoon near what is now Little Malop Street in Geelong.  King Billy defended his right to live on the land of his people. Little Malop Street Geelong, Geelong, Victoria, Australia