About Aboriginal services

Wagga Wagga City Council acknowledges the Wiradjuri people who are the traditional custodians of the land of Wagga Wagga. Council pays respect to the Elders past and present of the Wiradjuri Nation and extends that respects of other Aboriginal people visiting the site.

The City of Wagga Wagga acknowledges the shared responsibility of all Australians to respect and encourage the development of an awareness and appreciation of each other’s heritage, culture and origin. In so doing, Council recognises and respects the heritage, culture, sacred sites and special places of Wiradjuri and First Nations Peoples.

The City of Wagga Wagga is committed to developing programs to improve the well-being of all residents as well as facilitating reconciliation between First Nations peoples and other residents.

Council recognises that social justice and reconciliation are fundamental to achieving positive changes and will continue to actively encourage First Nations peoples and all other Australians to work together for a just and harmonious and progressive society.

Council recognises the richness of First Nations peoples, their cultures and values in promoting social diversity within the community.