Celebration on the Sands

After almost a decade of discussion and two years of formal negotiations, on Saturday 10 February 2007 a major community ‘Celebration on the Sands’ was held on Stockton Beach on Worimi Country to mark a significant and historic event – the hand back of lands and signing of the Aboriginal Co-Management Agreement to dedicate the Worimi Conservation Lands.

Worimi Man

Worimi Man

VIDEO: Worimi Celebration on the Sands Part 1

VIDEO: Worimi Celebration on the Sands Part 2

VIDEO: Worimi Celebration on the Sands Part 3

VIDEO: Worimi Celebration on the Sands Part 4

VIDEO: Worimi Celebration on the Sands Part 5

VIDEO: Worimi Celebration on the Sands Part 6

Major storm damage to WCL

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April 2015 storm damage

In June 2012 and again in April 2015 Worimi Conservation Lands were severely damaged by major east coast low weather events:

VIDEO: 2015 storm damage to Worimi Conservation Lands

VIDEO: 2012 storm damage to Worimi Conservation Lands