WHO WE ARE..

Burnanga meaning Cod derives from the traditional language of the Yorta Yorta people. Burnanga Indigenous Fishing Club is built upon a family’s passion and experience in fishing and camping. 

Burnanga Indigenous Fishing Club Inc. is a not for profit Association based in regional Victoria in the township of Shepparton in the Goulburn Valley, It is the state’s (Victoria) first ever Indigenous fishing club with its purpose being Caring for Country and Culture through fishing. 

 

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Our Vision

Burnanga Indigenous Fishing Club aspires to be nationally recognised as the leading Indigenous Fishing Club in caring for country and culture through fishing.

 

 

 

Join Our Club

Burnanga Club Membership is currently free and inclusive for all that supports the purpose of the club and is committed to caring for country and culture through fishing.

  • Be apart of the first Indigenous Fishing Club in Victoria
  • Invitation to fishing competitions
  • Invitations to the annual Burnanga Fishing Club competition
  • Invitation to participate in a variety of social and competitive events. 
  • Club member only fishing competitions participating at club, inter-club, State and National levels
  • Access to traditional customary practices
  • Subscription to our quarterly newsletter

Burnanga Team

Burnanga is governed by a committee of local Aboriginal people, with expertise and knowledge in business, cultural practices, natural resource and cultural hertitage management.

President - Corey Walker

What We Can Offer You

Burnanga Indigenous fishing club provides Fresh Water Fishing Day experiences, Fishing Competitions, Tailored Cultural Fishing Experiences and products immersed with local Aboriginal cultural knowledge.

Activities are held all year round, on weekends, school holidays and public holidays depending on the season, restrictions and availability

Fresh Water Fishing Day Activities (Half day / Full day)

Be welcomed with a traditional welcome to country, by Yorta Yorta people and a day filled with fishing. You’ll discover the beautiful landscape of Yorta Yorta country, immersing yourself in the rich local Aboriginal culture, as you fish on some of the best rivers and lakes in regional Victoria.

Burnanga Merchandise

Burnanga Indigenous Fishing club offer a range of products from apparel to promotional products featuring artwork from local Aboriginal artists. Take comfort in the fact your purchase is a way of supporting the future of the fishing club.

Fishing Competitions

Come and participate in our annual “Burnanga Fishing Comp” and enjoy the perks of a club member of entering into fishing competition around Australia to win prizes, whilst enjoying great fishing with family and friends.

Tailored Cultural Fishing Experience (1 Night & 2 days)

Enjoy a nights camping under the stars and 2 days of fresh water fishing. Be welcomed with a traditional welcome to country, by Yorta Yorta people and a weekend filled with fishing and cultural activities. You’ll discover the beautiful landscape of Yorta Yorta country, immersing yourself in the rich local Aboriginal culture, as you fish, camp and participate in cultural activities, on some of the best rivers and lakes in regional Victoria.

Great People. Amazing Tours. Beautiful Country.

Sign up and become a Burnanga member today!