ANZAC commemorative naming
Help recognise the wartime efforts of local military service people by submitting a naming proposal to your local council. The commemorative naming project was developed by the Victorian government in partnership with councils and naming authorities to honour the wartime service and sacrifice of those who supported Australia’s military cause.Read more
Revitalising Aboriginal languages in UN International Decade of Indigenous Languages
DELWP is partnering with Traditional Owners to help revitalise Victorian Aboriginal languages in the UN Decade of Indigenous Languages.
New enhancements to VICNAMES
Victoria’s official place names database, VICNAMES gets new enhancements.
Naming rules review reaches more stakeholders than ever before
Geographic Names Victoria has completed the first consultation phase of the 2020-21 naming rules review.
Victoria’s talent shines at State’s surveying and spatial Oscars
Victoria’s exceptional spatial and surveying talent was on full display at the Asia-Pacific Spatial Excellence Awards.
Ensuring equality and inclusion in place names
Victorians are invited to have their say about the rules for how places in the state are named as part of the review of the naming rules.