Tammy Gilson Cultural Ambassador

Victoria Nature Festival

Tammy Gilson, the Victoria Nature Festival Cultural Ambassador, shares one of her favourite places, Lake Burrumbeet.

A picture containing outdoor, tree, grass, and person with eel trap in river
Meet one of our Cultural Ambassador for the Victoria Nature Festival, Tammy Gilson.

Tammy is a Wadawurrung ba-gurrk (woman) who lives on Wadawurrung Country. Tammy acknowledges her ancestors and elders who have stood before her and all First Nations people.

Place Values

Her spiritual connection to her ancestors and Country has guided her to revitalise and continue cultural practices today. 

Tammy says “I am honoured to showcase our living culture that is forever-evolving”. 

Healing Country 


Tammy shares her connection to Country, cultural heritage, and natural resource management knowledge with us through this beautiful video sequence filmed at Lake Burrumbeet.