Get to know Truth Receiver Lisa Rose Thorpe

I’m Lisa Rose Thorpe, I proudly belong to the Gunnai/ Gunditjmara/ Wemba Wemba/ Boonwurrung/ & Dja Dja Wurrung Nations, born & raised on Boonwurrung Country in East Melbourne and currently living on Yorta Yorta Woka Country in Shepparton. I’m a Truth Receiver for the Yoorrook Justice Commission.

Yarn with Tara or another Truth Receiver at Yoorrook to find out more.

Phone: 1800 966 775
Email: [email protected]

Meet the Truth Receivers

Yoorrook’s Truth Receivers assist First Peoples community members to share their truths with the Commission.

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Making a submission

All First Peoples who have experienced injustice in Victoria are strongly encouraged to make a submission to the Yoorrook Justice Commission.

Elder’s Truths Videos

The purpose of these public hearings were to hear from Victorian First Peoples’ Elders whose experiences illustrate many of the key impacts of colonisation still felt today.