Sovereignty, as the inherent right of First Nations peoples to exercise custodianship over land, water and sky, is the system of governance that looks after Country and community. It so happens that it is also what local government is supposed to do for our contemporary municipal communities.
Dominic WY Kanak
Torres Strait Islander grandfather of an Erub-Epi Murri-Yorta Yorta family
Waverley Councillor, boondiboondi Bondi Ward
Greens Candidate for Wentworth
As a Waverley Councillor since 1999, Dominic has delivered for the boondiboondi Bondi community at the grassroots.
He knows how the values and needs of our community are ignored in Canberra by the Coalition government and is passionate about delivering a federal ICAC to bring integrity to decision making.
Dominic has been a leader of climate change action and justice for First Nations peoples.