Aboriginal Advisory Committee MEETING

MINUTES OF MEETING

Monday, 3 August 2015

 Present

COMMITTEE MEMBERSHIP

Ms L Durmush (Chair)

Mr W Swain,

Mr P Ryan

Ms P Blackman

Ms R Amadio

Ms D Schreiber

Ms S Griffiths

Manager Community Services, Mr D Linden

Multicultural & Indigenous Services Officer, Ms J Bassam

 

Apologies 

Apologies were received from Ms J Love, Ms M Ridgeway, Ms L Phillips, Ms L Trindall, Ms B Joy, Ms M Jacqueline Furr and Ms S Bilbao.

Disclosure of Interest

No disclosures of interest were tendered.

Opening

Ms L Durmush opened the meeting with Acknowledgment of the traditional custodians of the land on which the meeting was being held as the Bidjigal people and paid respect to Aboriginal Elders past and present. 

Ms Durmush welcomed guest speakers Ms P Blackman and Ms R Amadio from St George Community Housing to the meeting.

 

Ms J Durmush also welcomed guests Ms D Schreiber and Ms S Griffiths to the meeting.

Minutes of previous meetings

Aboriginal Advisory Committee Meeting - 4 May 2015

COMMITTEE RECOMMENDATION

THAT the Minutes of the Aboriginal Advisory Committee Meeting held on 4 May 2015 , as previously made available to each Councillor, be adopted.

 

 

Matters Arising from Previous Meeting

Agenda Items

ABL010-15        Presentation from St George Community Housing (SGCH) (12/2124)

(Report by Multicultural and Indigenous Development Officer, Ms J Bassam)

RECOMMENDATION

THAT the information received and noted.

 

 

ABL011-15        Feedback on 2015 NAIDOC Week events  (12/104)

(Report by Multicultural and Indigenous Development Officer, Ms J Bassam)

RECOMMENDATION

THAT the Committee’s feedback on the general administration of the program be noted.

 

 

ABL012-15        Aboriginal Action Plan (12/2124)

(Report by Multicultural and Indigenous Development Officer, Ms J Bassam)

RECOMMENDATION

THAT the Committee endorses an Action Plan with key priorities for 2015/2016.

 

 

ABL013-15        Aboriginal Panel at Hurstville Museum  (12/2124)

(Report by Multicultural and Indigenous Development Officer, Ms J Bassam)

RECOMMENDATION

THAT the Committee provides further feedback on cultural content.

 

  

Conclusion

The Meeting finished at 2:00pm.

 

 

 

 

Chairperson