Working on Country


Register of Cultural Heritage Management Training Providers

Contact details: Angela McCauley
Phone: 02 6337 3576, Mobile: 0432 259 495
Registered Training Organisation: No
Training provided in: Australian Capital Territory, New South Wales, Northern Territory, Queensland and Torres Strait, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia

Training provided

Non-accredited training delivered
  • Management planning - process & key steps
  • Developing conservation and management strategies
  • Site recording and documentation
  • Mapping skills and techniques
  • Identifying management issues
  • Using databases to manage cultural information
  • Field recording of cultural heritage - traditional plant uses
  • Communicating and recording cultural values using multi-media techniques


Geomancia works in partnership with community facilitators to deliver an integrated training program. Geomancia's trainers are experienced in delivering training to Indigenous people.


The team's relevant qualifications and experience:

Training experience

Geomancia has recently provided training in mapping and recording places of cultural significance to Indigenous communities in northern Australia. Geomancia specialises in the application of touch-tablet technology for cultural recording and providing hands-on instruction in both computer hardware and software.

Angela McCauley and Robert DeVries each have over 20 years of experience in field survey, regional conservation planning, and mapping, and have trained a number of teams under the Landcare and Environment Action Program (LEAP). Angela has delivered tailored training programs to Indigenous groups seeking to record and map places of cultural significance in Cape York and the Kimberley region. Robert has previously provided training in field recording of traditional plant use to Indigenous communities in western NSW.

Recent experience

Geomancia has delivered cultural mapping and cultural knowledge systems training to Indigenous groups within the last 12 months (valid at June 2013).

PLEASE NOTE: The Register of Cultural Heritage Management Training Providers is provided for information only. The Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities does not endorse or recommend any listed training provider on the Register or warrant that any providers are suitable or appropriately qualified. Organisations should conduct their own procurement processes before choosing or engaging a trainer. Information on the Register is as provided by the listed training providers.

Please contact us if you wish to be included on the register, or if you or your organisation is included on the Register and you would like to update any details. Email: WorkingOnCountry@