TLaWC Strategic Plan 2016-2020

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Protecting Our Rights · Building Our Future


  • Celebrating Taungurung identity
  • Engaging with respect
  • Influencing with integrity
  • Driving change through leadership


1. Supporting Our Mob

Key Strategies
  • Bring the mob together
  • Connect to culture
  • Revive our language
  • Communicate through electronic and other means
  • Contribute to health and wellbeing
Indicators of Achievement

Our mob are more secure in their identity, more familiar with their language and culture, more engaged in Taungurung activities and strengthened in their sense of wellbeing.

2. Progressing Our Interests

Key Strategies
  • Influence government policy through advocacy
  • Gain representation and recognition in all tiers of government
  • Protect the heritage and environmental values of country
  • Assert cultural protocols
Indicators of Achievement

We are a well-respected first nation group, taking our place in all relevant decision-making forums and with best-practice management of cultural heritage and other land-related interests.

3. Growing Our Business

Key Strategies
  • Invest in our business
  • Pursue economic opportunities
  • Generate income
  • Create employment
  • Increase corporate capacity
  • Build a land base
Indicators of Achievement

We have a range of viable commercial and social enterprise activities that enhance our economic status.  Our corporate structure and capacity are strong and effective.

4. Implementing Our Agreement

Key Strategies
  • Manage our benefits and financial resources
  • Fulfill our responsibilities
  • Engage in joint management of country
  • Celebrate our Recognition and Settlement Agreement
  • Develop our partnership with the state
Indicators of Achievement

We are competent and effective in utilising the benefits and fulfilling the responsibilities set out in the Recognition and Settlement Agreement with the State of Victoria.

(2016-2020. As approved and adopted by the TLaWC Board on 26 September 2016)