Reconciliation Week

Elders Gathering – Thursday, 1 June

Come together to connect with other Elders across East Gippsland Aboriginal community, while enjoying a lovely meal and deadly entertainment.

  • Free lunch provided
  • Refreshments
  • Bingo and activities.
  • Photo opps
  • Entertainment


Lakes Entrance Mechanics Hall
18 Mechanics St, Lakes Entrance VIC 3909


Thursday 1 June Time: 12pm -2pm


Courtney Petterson
Phone: 03 5153 9471

If you need transport please contact Courtney.

Community Meeting – June 30

Friday, June 30 – 11am to 1pm

GEGAC Elders Lounge, 37-53 Dalmahoy Street, Bairnsdale.

This is your opportunity to:

  • Talk to the GEGAC Board of Directors
  • Hear what GEGAC has been doing
  • Learn more about our health services
  • Have a yarn and a feed with us!

Lunch provided.

Please RSVP (for catering purposes), and post your questions for the board using the form below.

This will help us with catering.
If you have questions you'd like the GEGAC board or staff to answer at the meeting, please write it here. That will help us make sure we can track down the info you need before the meeting.

Welcome Baby to Country

GEGAC is now taking expressions of interest for the 2023 Welcome Baby to Country ceremony, which will take place during NAIDOC Week celebrations in the first week of July.

To register for babies born between 1 July 2022 and 30 June 2023, fill in the form below, or collect a paper form from the Bratowooloong (Dala Yooro) or Brayakoloong (Boorai) buildings next time you’re at GEGAC.

If you or a family member would like to participate in the burning onto your child’s possum skin, please complete yourself or a nominated family members' details above.