We would like to invite the Wodonga Aboriginal Community to attend Aunty Jean’s Health Program information session.
Do you have a chronic illness or at risk of chronic illness?
- Heart disease
- Kidney disease
Aunty Jean’s Health Program can assist you by
- Health assessments,
- Information & education,
- Gentle exercise
- Nutritional planning
The program is for ATSI people with or at risk of chronic illness. Please note this program is for ADULTS only.
To be eligible you will need a letter from your Doctor.
Lunch is provided.
To register for this please contact:
0438 259 556
Mungabareena Aboriginal Corporation would like to invite woman to the woman’s group every Thursday from 10am to 2pm.
The program is for Woman to share their cultural knowledge have a yarn, meet new faces, learn variety of craft activities, socialize, bring in unfinished hobbies. It’s also a place for Woman to relax, feel comfortable & venture out for a few hours each week.
Light lunch provided / Transport is provided if required
Please note this program is for ADULTS only.
Events for May 2019
2nd of May: Succulents planting in teacups
9th of May: Succulents planting in teacups
16th of May: Mosaic Plates
23rd of May: Mosaic Plates
30th of May: Trip to Mount Pilot
National Reconciliation Week held annually between 27th May & 3rd June, celebrates building respectful relationships between Aboriginal & Torres Strait Australians & Non-Indigenous Australians.
The theme for National Reconciliation Week 2019 is: “Grounded in Touch, Walk Together with Courage”
Mungabareena Aboriginal Corporation would like to invite all Australians from all backgrounds to contribute to our national movement towards a unified future.
Date: 3rd June 2019
Time: 10.30am to 12pm
RSVP BY: 28th May 2019
Contact person: Margaret Murray & Denise Ezzy on 0438 259 556 / 0456 005 638
Mungabareena Aboriginal Corporation have a visiting Dietitian once a month. If you would like to see the Dietitian in regard to eating the right food for your diabetes or any other dietary requirements, please ring our office and make appointment to see the dietitian.
APPOINTMENT TIMES: 9am to 12 midday.
The dietitians name is Susie Summons
- Attend groups sessions
- Meal plans on a budget
- You will need to bring your Medicare card
If you would like to know more information, please contact Margaret Murray on 0438 259 556
Expressions of Interest
Do you have an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Little One in your family that you would like to have Welcomed to Country?
Mungabareena Aboriginal Corporation and the Koori Maternity Services, invites Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander little ones aged 0-5 years to be Welcomed to Country.
“Registrations for the Welcome Boorai to Country ceremony are now open and we encourage all mums, dads, grandparents, carer’s, aunties and uncles to register and join us at this unique event.
Welcome Boorai to country event will take place on:
Date: Friday July 12th, 2019
Venue: The Cube Cafe
Each Little One will receive a personalised certificate and a gift to commemorate the event.
Afternoon tea and buffet dinner will be provided.
To register your baby complete the Welcome Boorai to Country Registration Form 2019 and return it to Mungabareena Aboriginal Corporation in person or via email.
Or to book seats at the event please contact Shree Heland on 02 6024 7599 by Friday 31st May 2019.
Mungabareena Aboriginal Corporation KMS Program and Fleur Magick Dennis, a Wiradjuri & Wailwaan woman, would like invite to Aboriginal Women from the Albury / Wodonga area to attend a Women’s Business Camp.
Fleur birthed three of her four children in Wiradjuri country in the bush. For all of her four children, Fleur practiced Wiradjuri women’s ceremony and culture for herself whilst pregnant and for when the babies were born. Fleur’s direct ancestors were Wiradjuri women who were midwives for their community. Fleur will share her own birthing practices & experiences from 2004 through to 2012. Fleur will also share Birthing & Rebirthing ceremonies as taught by Wiradjuri Elder Minmia.
Date: 21st and 22nd of August 2019
Where: The Great Aussie Holiday Park
If you are interested in attending the Workshop, can you please contact Shree Heland at Mungabareena on 02 6024 7599, an information pack will be given once you have