RANGER PROGRAM



The Djabugay Bulmba Rangers, work in a wide range of environmental and cultural heritage conservation and community engagement activities. 


The project is jointly funded by Department of Environment and Science (DES) under their Queensland Indigenous Land and Sea Rangers program and the Community Development Program hosted by the Organisation, with several JobActive participants making up the team.


The Team, led by coordinator Jimmy Richards, is based at the Corporations’ Nyawarri Estate property. 

The Rangers undertake training in the specialised skills required to successfully implement the Bama Plan’s  traditional land management practices. The team undertake environmental and cultural management activities at Mona Mona and the Barron Gorge National Park to record and map the regions cultural heritage values, names and places with the aim of reviving the Djabugay language. 


Through the program the team collaborate with key partners to manage our land and the incorporate cultural values into its management:

Click (left) on the 2019 Indigenous Land & Sea Ranger Workshop Proceedings for more insight into the many facets of their work and aspirations…


Djabugay articles:

 - pg 10   Ngirrma Bulmba Language of Country

 - pg 11   Carbon farming training and core benefits framework

 - pg 29   Planning and managing for success      

OFFICE

1/40 Coondoo St

Kuranda Qld 4881

PO Box  495

Kuranda Qld 4881

P:  (07) 4093 8116

E: info@djabugay.org.au




NYAWARRI ESTATE

1496 Kennedy Hwy

Kuranda Qld 4881

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Djabugay Aboriginal Corporations acknowledges the traditional custodians of the land and pay our respects to Elders past, present and future.