Elders Council

Aunty Jane Jones

Aunty Jane Jones is a Noongar woman. She was born in York, Western Australia, and grew up in Popanyinning. Jane began nursing in 1973 at…

Aunty Pam Gow

Aunty Pam Gow is a Kamilaroi/Gamilaroi woman from northern New South Wales. She became a registered nurse and registered midwife in 1984 before going on…

Dr Lynore Geia

Dr Lynore Geia is a Bwgcolman woman, an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander woman from Palm Island, North Queensland, home to the Bwgcolman people. Dr…

Aunty Kerrie Doyle

Professor Aunty Kerrie Doyle is the Associate Dean, Indigenous Health in Western Sydney University’s School of Medicine. A Winninninni/Cadigal/Irish woman, Professor Doyle was one of…

Aunty Dulcie Flower

Aunty Dulcie Flower is a Meriam woman whose family is from Erub (Darnley Island), Torres Strait. She was born in Cairns and trained as a…

Uncle David ‘Tarnda’ Copley

Uncle David is an Aboriginal man of Kaurna and Peramangk descent and is a recognised Elder of the Kaurna / Peramangk Nations. He works as…

Aunty Doseena Fergie PhD OAM

Aunty Dr Doseena Fergie is an Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elder descended through Wuthathi, Mabiauag Island and Ambonese ancestry. She lives on Boonwurrung Country…

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