For meetings when an aboriginal person of the local area is present and presents a statement of welcome on behalf of aboriginal people:
1.Welcome statement from the local Aboriginal representative.
2. Response statement from an appropriate Salvationist.
On behalf of <<insert appropriate group / person>> I thank you for your welcome. I wish to acknowledge the <<insert appropriate tribal / language group>> people as the traditional owners and custodians of the land on which we meet. We respect your people and your culture, and on this day express our commitment to work for reconciliation and justice for indigenous people.