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 […]

Robe River Kuruma consent latest step in continuing journey

November 3, 2016

The Robe River Kuruma people are celebrating the legal recognition of their land and culture after an on-country Federal Court hearing. Federal Court judge, Justice Michael Barker made the consent determination recognising the Robe River Kuruma people’s […]

Kulyakartu claim finally recognised

October 12, 2016

The Federal Court has recognised native title for the Kulyakartu people in the East Pilbara region of Western Australia. Lodged in 2005, the Kulyakartu claim was resolved at an on-country hearing of the Federal Court […]

Rirratjingu vow to fight NLC over royalties claim

September 12, 2016

The Rirratjingu people of East Arnhem Land are taking their long-running fight with the Northern Land Council over mining royalties to the full bench of the Federal Court. The Rirratjingu Aboriginal Corporation said in a […]

Borroloola win big in Territory land claim

August 23, 2016

The Rrumburriya Borroloola people in the Northern Territory have won the right to trade as part of a successful native title claim over the Borroloola township — a first for the Top End. At a […]

Ngurra Kayanta get their land

August 10, 2016

A native title claim covering approximately 20,000 square kilometres in the south-east Kimberley region of Western Australia has been finalised today with the Federal Court recognising native title on Ngurra Kayanta country. Minister for Indigenous […]

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