Indigenous Governance

Our Elders Governance Group

We gratefully acknowledge the contribution of our Elders Governance Group .  Without their knowledge, lived experience, generosity and commitment, our work would not be possible.

Our members are Aunty Doris Getta, Uncle Charlie Kickett, Aunty Helen Kickett, Aunty Doreen Nelson, Aunty Vonita Walley and Aunty Yvonne Winmar.

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Our Indigenous Data Governance Group.

The Indigenous Date Governance Group (IDGG) provides guidance to researchers seeking access to data administered by the Good Spirit Good Life Centre of Research Excellence. They provide feedback on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander community research priorities relating to ageing well. 

Membership is made up of Elders from  around Australia and from Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander Community Controlled Organisation from New South Wales, Western Australia, Victoria and Queensland including the Torres Strait.