Annual Review 2014-2015


The 2014-2015 Annual Review outlines the activities undertaken during the period July 2014 to June 2015. With financial information and messages from the organisation’s leaders, the review also includes:

  • More than 600 Reconciliation Action Plan partners
  • Over 360 schools and early learning services registered through Narragunnawali
  • More than 1000 registered events during National Reconciliation Week
  • The Journey to Recognition travelled into Queensland and New South Wales
  • More than half of the AFL clubs wore the Recognise logo during Indigenous Round
  • Release of the 2014 Australian Reconciliation Barometer
  • Release of the RAP Impact Measurement Report
  • Working with SBS to develop documentary series, First Contact
  • Continuing to work with our Reconciliation Industry Networking Groups

See the Reconciliation Australia Limited Annual Financial Report 2015.

Cover of the Annual Review 2014-15. Image shows a young boy smiling into the camera wearing a blue and white school uniform, with his classmates blurred out in the background.

Reconciliation Australia Annual Review 2014-2015

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Paul House with gum leaves and smoke
Paul Girrawah House

Paul Girrawah House has multiple First Nation ancestries from the South-East Canberra region, including the Ngambri-Ngurmal (Walgalu), Pajong (Gundungurra), Wallabollooa (Ngunnawal) and Erambie/Brungle (Wiradyuri) family groups.

Paul acknowledges his diverse First Nation history, he particularly identifies as a descendant of Onyong aka Jindoomang from Weereewaa (Lake George) and Henry ‘Black Harry’ Williams from Namadgi who were both multilingual, essentially Walgalu-Ngunnawal-Wiradjuri speaking warriors and Ngunnawal–Wallaballooa man William Lane aka ‘Billy the Bull’ - Murrjinille.

Paul was born at the old Canberra hospital in the centre of his ancestral country and strongly acknowledges his First Nation matriarch ancestors, in particular his mother Dr Aunty Matilda House-Williams and grandmother, Ms Pearl Simpson-Wedge.

Paul completed a Bachelor of Community Management from Macquarie University, and Graduate Certificate in Wiradjuri Language, Culture and Heritage and Management from CSU.

Paul provided the Welcome to Country for the 47th Opening of Federal Parliament in 2022. Paul is Board Director, Ngambri Local Aboriginal Land Council, Member Indigenous Reference Group, National Museum of Australia and Australian Government Voice Referendum Engagement Group.  

Paul works on country with the ANU, First Nations Portfolio as a Senior Community Engagement Officer

Acknowledgement of Country

Reconciliation Australia acknowledges Traditional Owners of Country throughout Australia and recognises the continuing  connection to lands, waters and communities. We pay our respect to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures; and to Elders past and present. 

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples should be aware that this website contains images or names of people who have passed away.

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