Official name for wonguim wilam, Warrandyte.
We're excited to announce the name wonguim wilam has been officially gazetted (page 31).
This is a proud achievement in reconciliation for Manningham. The name was endorsed at the September Council Meeting and was submitted to the Geographic Names Office for approval.
Check out the video for its history, the story behind the name and how to pronounce it correctly.
In the coming months, we will be installing interpretive signages on site to tell the story and history of the name, First Nations people, Warrandyte Bridge, former tennis courts and recognise the Warrandyte Lions Club's contribution.
Stage two of the upgrade with the new playspace, BBQ shelter and artwork is progressing with works to commence on site in February 2022.
Consultation has concluded