The name was gifted to us by Elders - from the story:Good, but why not use the indigenous word for Hawk (Pengana) instead of Eagle.
Bunjil - Wikipedia
"Bunjil is a creator deity, culture hero and ancestral being, often depicted as a wedge-tailed eagle in Australian Aboriginal mythology of some of the Aboriginal peoples of Victoria."
Waverley remains. This replaces the name for the training facility, FKA the Ricoh Centre.Think it’s a nice touch but don’t like it’s at the expense of loosing the Waverley name, particularly when we won the 91 flag at Waverley park…
Surely they could keep the significance of the Waverley park name whilst still moving to the bunjil bagora naming
You say 'reactionary types', I say 'ignorant mouth breathers'.Couple of reactionary types having a whinge about this on the Hawks IG account. Just bizarre - the decision impacts regular white punters like me in no way shape or form but people still have to crack the sads.