McGlade team may contest ‘unjust’ govt ruling

June 28, 2017

A legal challenge could be mounted against Federal Parliament’s changes to the Native Title Act following the so-called ‘McGlade case’. The lawyer who acted for the plaintiffs in McGlade — the David-versus-Goliath battle that blocked […]

Land use deals kill native title: Pat Dodson

June 28, 2017

Opportunities offered to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people under Indigenous Land Use Agreements often come at too high a cost, WA Senator Pat Dodson has warned. Senator Dodson said agreements — where native title […]

Former native title chief must repay Githabul

May 31, 2017

A former director of Githabul Nation Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC has been convicted of three charges of dishonestly misusing his position to gain a personal advantage, according to the Office of the Registrar of Indigenous Corporations. […]

Corporation pursues answers to land removal

February 8, 2017

The Supreme Court in WA has ordered the operator of a solar salt field in Onslow in WA’s Pilbara to hand over “pre-action discovery” documents to the Buurabalayji Thalanyji Aboriginal Corporation, the governing body for […]

200K boost to Taungurung in land battle

December 21, 2016

The Victorian government is providing $200,000 in funding to the Taungurung people to continue their native title negotiations. Parliamentary Secretary for Justice, Ben Carroll, said the funding would support the Taungurung Clans Aboriginal Corporation to […]

Access deal hailed as goldmine for Nyiyaparli

December 7, 2016

A land access agreement between the Nyiyaparli People in Western Australia’s Pilbara and Greenmount Resources, a wholly owned subsidiary of ASX-listed gold explorer and developer Capricorn Metals, was this week hailed as a boon for […]

Business leader blasts Native Title avoidance

December 7, 2016

Australian governments and industry have a higher level of responsibility to earn their social licence to operate when it comes to Native Title and Aboriginal affairs, leading Indigenous businessman and co-owner of the National Indigenous […]

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