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Featuring Senator Nova Peris OAM, this video includes shared stories and advice from women of Victoria’s Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities about the why, how and when of standing as a local government candidate.

The VLGA film project was supported by the local governments of Banyule, Boroondara, Glenelg, Greater Shepparton, Latrobe and Briakalong Advisory Committee, Port Philip, South Gippsland, Wellington, Whitehorse, Whittlesea and Yarra Ranges; the Victorian Government’s Office of Aboriginal Affairs and Darebin Women’s Advisory Committee.

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