At Mitcham Social, we acknowledge and pay our deepest respect to the heart of our land, the Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung people of the Kulin Nation, who are the Traditional Custodians of the lands on which we live, work, and create. This acknowledgment is a profound expression of our commitment to cultural awareness, respect, and reconciliation.
The heart of our land, represented by the Wurundjeri Woi Wurrung people, has an enduring connection to this region, spanning thousands of years. They possess a deep knowledge of local ecosystems, sustainable practices, and spiritual bonds with the natural world, which form the very essence of our land.
We extend our acknowledgment to the Elders, Eat both past and present, for their unwavering dedication to preserving their cultural heritage and sharing their knowledge. Their leadership and wisdom are invaluable to us.
“The Heart of Our Land Acknowledgment” is more than a formality; it is a symbol of our dedication to cultural awareness and reconciliation. We aim to learn from the wisdom and sustainable practices of the heart of our land, incorporating these values into our community’s ethos.
As we move forward, we aspire to amplify the voices and contributions of the heart of our land, celebrating their invaluable role in shaping the cultural identity of our region and recognizing their essential place as custodians of the land. This acknowledgment is a reflection of our dedication to a shared journey of understanding, respect, and unity within our community.