Dhudhuroa Elder Gary Murray standing in the Ovens River in Dhudhuroa Country

Aboriginal peoples in the Murray-Darling Basin have been intimately connected to its river systems for thousands of years. Recognising this, the Murray-Darling Basin Authority (MDBA) recently worked with Aboriginal Traditional Owners from Deniliquin and Walgett in New South Wales and the Victorian Alps to test a method to measure the health of river and wetland places.

Postcard from ...

Reniat Sandy

Make sure they know we are here for them if they need help.

Community focus

Melbourne ICC

News, stories and information from the Victoria and Tasmania region.

Social media: join the conversation!

Latest announcements

Vital access to Indigenous communities across Western Australia is being secured with the Australian Government funding upgrades to 22 access roads.

Upcoming events

23 Apr 2015 to 26 Apr 2015
20 May 2015 to 21 May 2015


Sign up for weekly news, stories and information from indigenous.gov.au