Indi Clarke has ties to Muthi Muthi on his father’s side and the Boonwurrung on his mother’s.
A Lardil man, Indi is and has always been passionate about his culture and believes that awareness of, and education surrounding culture is vital. For him, both education and communication are the key to strong communities.
Indi is an Executive Member of the Koorie Youth Council and has played a central role in the Koorie Youth Summit. The Koorie Youth Council (KYC) is a body of young people who work to ensure the voice of Aboriginal people in Victoria are heard. KYC has led extensive work in consulting with young people across the state around issues that relevant for young people and produced a range of supports.
The Koorie Youth Participation Resource, developed by KYC in partnership with Culture is Life is a powerful tool for stakeholders to use when engaging with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander young people.