Education Resources


Melton City Council has a rich and diverse Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander history.  The Council boundaries incorporate three Traditional Owner Groups, The Wadawarrung, Bunurong and Wurundjeri peoples of the Kulin Nations. 

Wadawurrung Traditional Owners Aboriginal Corporation

Visit: Wadawarrung website

Contact details:
Paul Davis
General Manager
PO Box 734
Ballarat Victoria 3353

Phone: 03 4308 0420 or Mobile: 0417 593 0000
Fax: 03 4308 0421

Bunurong Land Council Aboriginal Corporation


Contact details:
Chris Chambers Local Government Officer

Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung Cultural Heritage Aboriginal Corporation

Visit: Wurundjeri website

Contact details:


Melton Council First Nations History
In 2017 Melton Council commissioned a First Nations History booklet be developed.
Download: Melton First Nations History(PDF, 768KB)

Melton Council encourages everyone who works and lives in Melton Council boundaries to learn more about the First Nations history of this area.

For further information, contact our Aboriginal Community Engagement Officer on 9747 7200 or via email: