This pillar relates to why building strong relationships between Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and other Australians is important to Nillumbik Shire Council and its core business activities — themes include connecting people, sharing experiences, governance, communication, engagement and partnerships.


1. Establish and strengthen mutually beneficial relationships with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander stakeholders and organisations.

2. Build relationships through celebrating National Reconciliation Week (NRW).

3. Promote reconciliation through our sphere of influence.

4. Promote positive race relations through anti-discrimination strategies.