The Gippsland Regional Aboriginal Justice Advisory Committee (RAJAC) acknowledges the traditional owners within the region and pays respects to elders both past and present.

With an Aboriginal population of 4,173 the Gippsland region accounts for approximately 9% of Victoria’s total Aboriginal population.

A RAJAC Executive Officer and Local Aboriginal Justice Action Committee (LAJAC) Project Officer work across the region’s six Local Government Areas: Bass Coast, Baw Baw, East Gippsland, Latrobe, South Gippsland and Wellington.

One prison is located in the Gippsland region: Fulham Correction Centre. Wulgunggo Ngalu Learning Place is located in Yarram. A full range of justice services are offered from Justice Service Centres in Bairnsdale, Sale, Wonthaggi and the Morwell Regional Office.

 

 

Gippsland RAJAC Chairperson – Aileen Blackburn

Contact the Gippsland RAJAC Executive Officer - Nicole LeSage

03 5116 5744 / 0400 411 727
nicole.lesage@justice.vic.gov.au (External link)
Located at Morwell Regional Office (External link)

Contact the LAJAC Project Officer – Scott King

03 5150 1500 / 0428 966 160
scott.king@justice.vic.gov.au (External link)
Located at the Bairnsdale Justice Service Centre (External link)