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ABOUT 2017-10-21T09:20:13+00:00

We acknowledges our culture and the diversity of our unique heritage in the Far West region of South Australia.

Who We Are

Ceduna Aboriginal Corporation(CAC)

has proudly deliver services to the Ceduna region since 1974.
In April 1997, the Far West Aboriginal Progress Association (established 1974) amalgamated with the Ceduna Aboriginal Community Council to form the Ceduna Aboriginal Community Council Inc.
The Ceduna Aboriginal Community Council Inc. then joined the Tjutjunaku Worka Tjuta Inc. (established 1989) officially amalgamating in July 2000.
In July 2012 the Tjutjunaku Worka Tjuta Inc. became the Ceduna Aboriginal Corporation.

“CEDUNA ABORIGINAL CORPORATION ACKNOWLEDGES OUR CULTURE AND THE DIVERSITY OF OUR UNIQUE HERITAGE IN THE FAR WEST REGION OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA INCLUDING THOSE WHO HAVE PASSED BEFORE US AND THOSE WHO ARE PRESENT TODAY WHO CARRY THE HONOUR TO PROTECT AND MAINTAIN OUR CUSTOMS AND CULTURAL VALUES AS THE TRADITIONAL OWNERS AND CUSTODIANS OF THIS LAND.”

Meet Our Team

Our team members support each other and work together to provide efficient and effective services now and into the future.

Wayne Miller
Acting Chief Executive Officer

Gavin Haynes
Senior Financial Manager

Raymond Coleman
Municipal Services Coordinator

Darryll Coleman
CDP Coordinator

Kingsley Betts
CDP Supervisor

Barry Dunnett
Community Engagement Officer

Trish Kobb
Finance Officer

Ruby Saunders
Municipal Services Assistant

Samara Swan
Senior Administration Officer

Peter Jerico
Youth Coordinator

Duane Salmon
Youth Project Manager

Anderson Willis
Youth Support Mentor

Wilfred Edwards
Youth Support Mentor

Adam Coleman
Land Management Supervisor

Barry Coleman
Municipal Services Officer

Isaac Willis
Land Management Officer

Talyiah Ware
Administration Officer

Serena Gunter
ArtsCeduna Manager

Pam Diment
ArtsCeduna: Outreach Arts Officer

Jamie Newchurch
ArtsCeduna: Senior Administrator

Sherrie Jones
ArtsCeduna: Outreach Arts Worker

Collette Gray
ArtsCeduna: Arts Worker

Beaver Lennon
ArtsCeduna: Arts Worker

Lee Yukyoung
ArtsCeduna: Graphic/Web Designer

Lynette Ackland
FWLC: Coordinator

Darlene Newchurch
FWLC: Admin Officer

Estelle Miller
FWLC: Project Officer

Our Mission & Vision

“We are the leading Indigenous body advocating for and delivering quality social and economic development opportunities for Aboriginal people, to improve the emotional well-being of all of our constituents including the opportunity to sustain and build on our diverse cultural heritages.”

Improving the lives of Aboriginal People in Ceduna and surrounds

Being a Voice for the community

Creating a pathway to a great cultural, social and economic future

THE ORGANISATION’S CORE OBJECTIVES ARE TO:

  • ASSIST IN THE RELIEF OF POVERTY, SICKNESS, DESTITUTION, HELPLESSNESS, DISTRESS, SUFFERING AND MISFORTUNE AMONGST ABORIGINAL PEOPLE IN THE CEDUNA REGION.
  • ENGAGE WITH RELEVANT STAKEHOLDERS AND SERVICE DELIVERY PROVIDERS TO MAXIMISE POSITIVE TRAINING AND EMPLOYMENT OUTCOMES FOR ALL ABORIGINAL PEOPLE IN THE CEDUNA REGION.
  • ENGAGE IN PARTNERSHIPS AND/OR AGREEMENTS WITH STAKEHOLDERS TO PROMOTE ECONOMIC BENEFITS FOR THE ORGANISATION AND ITS MEMBERS.
  • SUPPORT THE ABORIGINAL RESIDENTS OF THE CEDUNA REGION IN PURSUING ACTIVITIES THAT STRENGTHEN AND REINFORCE CULTURAL, ARTISTIC, SOCIAL AND OTHER WELL-BEING INITIATIVES.
  • DESIGN AND IMPLEMENT STRATEGIES THAT MEET THE NEEDS OF ABORIGINAL YOUTH TO ACTIVE A BETTER QUALITY OF LIFE.
  • STRENGTHEN AND SUPPORT ACTIVITIES THAT BUILD MUTUALLY RESPECTFUL RELATIONSHIPS BETWEEN THE ABORIGINAL AND NON-ABORIGINAL COMMUNITY.
  • PROVIDE OPPORTUNITY FOR ABORIGINAL PEOPLE IN THE CEDUNA REGION TO FULLY PARTICIPATE IN ALL ASPECTS OF COMMUNITY LIFE AS ENJOYED BY THE WIDER COMMUNITY.
  • OPERATE AND MAINTAIN A GIFT FUND TO BE KNOWN AS “CEDUNA ABORIGINAL CORPORATION GIFT FUND’ IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF THE AUSTRALIAN TAXATION OFFICE.

Our Programs

CAC represents the best practice for engagement throughout this
region, launching world class initiatives which include:

PROGRAMS

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