- Job posted on: 15th Sep 2021
- Applications close:
Barengi Gadjin Land Council (BGLC) represents Traditional Owners from the Wotjobaluk, Jaadwa, Jadawadjali, Wergaia and Jupagulk peoples, who were recognised in a 2005 Native Title Consent Determination, the first in south-eastern Australia.
BGLC is the Federally recognised authority to speak on behalf of the Wotjobaluk peoples. We are also the only body in the region with the legislative authority to make legal decisions about cultural heritage.
We are the Prescribed Body Corporate for the Wotjobaluk claim area, as outlined in the Native Title Act, giving us legal authority and obligation to work on behalf of Traditional Owners.
We are part of our Country, and our Country is part of us. Bunjil the creator, made the land, waterholes, animals and plants and gave Wotjobaluk Peoples the responsibility to look after Country and culture and keep it healthy and strong. Country heals us to our dreaming stories, to our ancestors and spirits. ‘Growing What Is Good’ Country Plan.
In 2017, BGLC took over the operation of the long-established but neglected Wail Nursery as part of an economic development strategy to provide Traditional Owners with business and employment opportunities on Country. Dalki Garringa, means ‘Good Growing’ in the Wotjobaluk language.
The Retail Nursery Manager, will be responsible for the day to day running of our retail Nursery at Wail and managing and carrying out customer service, stock management and merchandising in the retail area and other tasks related to the nursery as directed.
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Applicants are encouraged to contact Tim McCartney (Acting CEO) 03 5381 0977 if they have any questions regarding the role.