Scroll to top

Lidia Thorpe

Djab Wurrung traditional owner

Lidia Thorpe is a Djab Wurrung traditional owner and the former Victorian state MP for Northcote.

Victorian Transport Infrastructure Minister Jacinta Allan (Image: AAP/Ellen Smith)

Djab Wurrung people have been failed and betrayed at every turn

For months, the traditional owners of Djab Wurrung land have faced a battle on multiple fronts to be heard on the issue of the Western Highway and the destruction of sacred trees.