Gawler Ranges Aboriginal Corporation
Gawler Ranges, South Australia
ESS has worked collaboratively with Traditional Owners from the Gawler Ranges to develop and implement a tailored Cultural and Ecological Information Management System. This systems is is now used as an effective tool for:
- Field-based data collection
- Recording cultural site information
- Integrating this cultural site information into conservation management
- Provide site maintenance schedules and management requirements of rock holes and other cultural sites
Overall, the project has enabled Traditional Owners from the Gawler Ranges greater control over their cultural heritage and traditional knowledge and to have this knowledge guide cultural site protection.