Indigenous matters

Federation University Australia acknowledges the traditional owners of the land where its campuses and centres are located.

Acknowledgment to Country

Federation University acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the lands and waters where our campuses, centres and field stations are located and we pay our respects to Elders past and present, and extend our respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and First Nations Peoples.

The Aboriginal Traditional Custodians of the lands and waters where our campuses, centres and field stations are located include:

Wimmera: Wotjobaluk, Jaadwa, Jadawadjali, Wergaia, Jupagulk

Ararat is a boundary area and includes Djab Wurrung as well as Wotjobaluk, Jaadwa, Jadawadjali, Wergaia, Jupagulk

Ballarat: Wadawurrung

Berwick: Boon Wurrung and Wurundjeri

Gippsland: Gunai Kurnai

Nanya Station: Mutthi Mutthi and Barkindji

Brisabane: Turrbal and Jagera