Community engagement


2011 Victorian Aboriginal Honour Roll


Albert Alby Clarke

The endurance athlete with a heart of gold

Alf Bamblett

A strong voice for his people

Alma Thorpe

A passionate worker up to the challenge

Archie Roach

A musical storyteller in the ancient tradition

Dorothy Peters

A champion for reconciliation and recognition

Sir Douglas Nicholls KCVO OBE JP

A trailblazer who won hearts around the nation

Elizabeth Pike

A writer whose words guide and inspire

Geraldine Briggs AO

A tireless campaigner for human rights

Joan Robinson

A humble inspiration to all

Joan Vickery AO

A driving force behind healthier communities

John Stewart Murray OAM JP

An honourable warrior of the Aboriginal rights movement

Johnny Mullagh or Unaarrimin

A cricket star who challenged prejudices

Lester Marks Harradine

A humble gentleman who loved community and country

Lionel Rose MBE

A sporting icon whose legend endures

Lorraine Bunta Patten

A big hearted student of life

Melva Johnson

A builder of brighter futures

Merle Jackomos OAM

A woman who strove to make a difference

Nessie Skuta OAM

A crusader against disadvantage

William Barak

An ambassador to his people

William Cooper

A leader of leaders