The Honour Roll recognises the dedication and achievements of Aboriginal Victorians, both past and present, who have made a profound contribution to their community and to Victoria.
Inductees were officially added to the Honour Roll that is on permanent display at Parliament House. One of those is 3KND Board Member and Blackstar Acting General Manager Jim Remedio.
Uncle Jim is a proud Torres Strait Islander and Elder with a lifelong dedication to developing, Sharing and promoting Aboriginal and Torres Strait voices, culture and knowledge through the media.
In Victoria he has worked hard to highlight Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander rights and community development. Grant Hansen FAME Board Chairman said that this recognition had been a longtime coming for this distinguished Elder.
He has worked tirelessly for our people and for that this acknowledgment goes some way in saying,”Thank You” for all you have done. Minister for Aboriginal Affairs Gavin Jennings said “The Honour Roll gives us an opportunity to reflect on the profound contribution Aboriginal Victorians have made – and continue to make – to our state.” “We would not be where we are today without their efforts.