To be eligible to be a member of Wadawurrung Traditional Owners Aboriginal Corporation (WTOAC) you must be:

  • an individual who is 18+ years of age;

  • a descendant from John Robinson (Robertson) and his children Valentine Margaret Dalton, Hector Norman Arthur Robinson, Ellen Rose King, Mary Edith Hine, Thomas Joseph Russel Robinson, Victoria Alice Brannelly and Mabel Violet Powell;

  • accepted as Wadawurrung according to Wadawurrung tradition; and

  • known as and identifies only as Wadawurrung.

Support to Members

  • Be a part of and invited to community events

  • Education assistance

  • Funeral assistance

  • Family Assistance

Member Access:


Wadawurrung Traditional Owners Aboriginal Corporation members have access to the following Information;


  • General meeting minutes

  • Newsletters

  • WAC Reports and Plans

  • Change of detail forms

  • Job Opportunities

  • Education assistance form

  • Rights and Responsibilities 


If you are already a member please log

in to access the members area

Cultural Exchange Trip to Northern Territory 2019 

How to Apply and application viewing process


To apply to be a member of WTOAC, please complete a Membership application form here and send it through to or to our address 99 Mair Street East, Ballarat, 3350 with a copy of your birth certificate and marriage certificate (if applicable).


Once your application has been received it will then be submitted to the Board of Directors for approval. Once approved you will receive a certificate confirming your membership and a Welcome Pack.


Ballarat Office

99 Mair Street East,
Ballarat VIC, 3350

P (03) 4308 0420

F (03) 4308 0421

Geelong Office

86 Mercer Street,
Geelong VIC, 3220

P (03) 5222 5889

Due to the Coronavirus (Covid-19), our offices in Ballarat and Geelong will be closed until further notice.

Key contacts will still be available via their mobile numbers, and the main office phones will be monitored for any phone queries.

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