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SOCIAL ACTION IN GOLDEN PLAINS

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Date: 
Friday, 8 July 2016 - 2:15pm
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Community

In the June Council meeting, three important social actions were agreed by Council.

Journey to the G

Council has agreed to participate in ‘Journey to the G’ to celebrate the remarkable achievement of the Johnny Mullagh, Tom Wills and the Aboriginal Cricket Team touring party of 1866. Council will participate in the ‘journey’ and hold a formal recognition ceremony at the August Council meeting. Keep an eye out for more information on Council’s website or find out more at the Mullagh Wills foundation website

Age Friendly Victoria Declaration

Golden Plains Shire has become one of the first municipalities in Victoria to formally sign the Age Friendly Victorian Declaration: Statement of support and partner endorsement. The agreement signifies that Golden Plains Shire Council publicly commits to supporting communities that are age friendly. Find out more on the Age Friendly Victoria Declaration page.

Grampians ‘Communities of Respect & Equality’ Alliance

Council also resolved to support and join the Grampians ‘Communities of Respect & Equality’ Alliance - a group which seeks to prevent violence against women and their children across the Golden Plains Shire.  This continues the important work Council has undertaken as part of the White Ribbon Group to raise awareness and encourage positive action in this area.

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Friday, 8 July 2016 - 2:53pm

 

Council acknowledges the traditional Wadawurrung owners of this land. Council pays its respects to Wadawurrung Elders both past and present and extends that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People who are part of Golden Plains Shire.