The Yarrabilba area forms part of the broader cultural landscape of the Albert River catchment and Mt Tamborine area, an area which also contains archaeological and cultural sites including Bora Grounds that continue to be of high significance to Aboriginal people living in the region
The alignment for Stage 3A is proposed within a highly developed area but is also in proximity to the Jebbribillum Bora Ground, and the Bora Memorial Rock, which holds high archaeological, cultural, historic and aesthetic value to the traditional owners of the Gold Coast.
Jabree is proud to be working with the City of Gold Coast to support community initiatives and activities as part of NAIDOC Week celebrations
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Importantly, the City is also seeking input into the desired future role of traditional owners in contributing to the Gold Coast’s transition to a water sensitive city over the next 20-50 years.
A single map cannot tell the whole story of an area, but each offers a unique and interesting perspective about its development.
Traditional Owners presented a gift of ochre, which had been collected from the Greenheart Reserve ochre site, for use during the week-long Artist Camp.
Our language is owned by our whole community and decisions on its use should rightfully be made by all of us.
An important opportunity for public engagement and education about an ancient local language and culture, which will be showcased in a readily accessible and contemporary setting.
This assessment is the final to be undertaken by Jabree as part of a staged assessment program that commenced in August 2011.