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First Nations leaders condemn delay to British Columbia land rights reforms
The First Nations Leadership Council said this week that it is "extremely disappointed" with the decision to postpone introducti...
Giovanni Torre 22 Feb 2024
High Court backs Traditional Owners over mine project
Native title holders in the Northern Territory have won a High Court appeal preserving their rights over a development for a maj...
Neve Brissenden 7 Feb 2024
Tributes flow for Indigenous land rights and health trailblazer, Dr Lowitja O’Donoghue
WARNING: This story contains the name and image of an Aboriginal person who has passed. Proud Yankunytjatjara woman and Indigen...
Dechlan Brennan 4 Feb 2024
Lowitja O'Donoghue, champion of Aboriginal rights, passes away at 91
Warning: This report contains the name and image of someone who had died.Indigenous rights advocate Lowitja O'Donoghue, who lobb...
Steven Deare 4 Feb 2024
Canadian First Nations leaders take stand to defend Land Act reforms
First Nations leaders in British Columbia, Canada, have come out strongly in defence of proposed land law reforms in the provinc...
Giovanni Torre 2 Feb 2024
Petition to save Larrakia land from housing project gains momentum

A Larrakia local has started a petition to return Lee Point back to the Larrakia people, as locals wait to see if their efforts to stop a Defence Housing Australia (DHA) project wi...

Dechlan Brennan Jan 29, 2024
"What do we want? Justice!" - 15,000 take to Meanjin's streets in solidarity for Invasion Day

On Friday, approximately 15,000 rallied together in solidarity on the Meanjin streets in protest of Australia Day, better known as Invasion Day.  In typical Queensland fashion, cr...

Joseph Guenzler Jan 26, 2024
Victorian Opposition made no submission to land management inquiry before abandoning Treaty

The Victorian Opposition, who cited Cultural Heritage laws as the main reason for abandoning Treaty, made no submission to the Yoorrook Justice Commission inquiry into land managem...

Dechlan Brennan Jan 24, 2024
Native Title expert queries Victorian Opposition claims on cultural heritage laws

Criticism of the Victorian Opposition’s withdrawal the state’s Treaty process has continued, with a native title legal expert labelling Nationals leader Peter Walsh’s commentary on...

Dechlan Brennan Jan 23, 2024
NSW Aboriginal Land Council celebrates four decades of the Aboriginal Land Rights Act

The NSW Aboriginal Land Council has has been celebrating the 40th anniversary of the Aboriginal Land Rights Act in the state with three major events. Last month, NSWALC Councillor...

Giovanni Torre Dec 20, 2023
Desecration of sacred burial site at Minnamurra River continues despite calls for urgent action

Traditional Owner calls for the enactment of Section 9 of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Heritage Protection Act have fallen on deaf ears, as Boral continues the sandmin...

Jess Whaler Dec 19, 2023
Remote NT Traditional Owners left out of river consultations: "Hear my voice"

Alawa Traditional Owner Naomi Wilfred has spoken out, voicing her concerns for the future of the Northern Territory's river systems. In November, Ms Wilfred travelled to Canberra...

Jess Whaler Dec 8, 2023
Thorpe vows to fight for First Peoples' rights in federal water plan

Senator Lidia Thorpe has urged the federal government not to miss the "opportunity to deliver on their commitments to First Peoples regarding water rights" presented by the Water A...

Giovanni Torre Nov 13, 2023
Addo-Carr cops whack for Knockout tournament brawl, apologises for social media post on latest Israel-Palestine conflict

Josh Addo-Carr has escaped without further penalty to an impending sanction during a chaotic start to his offseason that escalated on Thursday for supporting the invasion of a fore...

Andrew Mathieson Oct 16, 2023
Thelma Plum to lead NSWALC's Rock for Land Rights Concert in Parramatta

The NSW Aboriginal Land Council (NSWALC) has announced Thelma Plum will headline the Rock for Land Rights Concert on November 4 at Parramatta Park. The concert is part of the comm...

Joseph Guenzler Oct 6, 2023
'Ignorant' post spreads land rights misinformation

WHAT WAS CLAIMED If the voice is implemented the government will no longer have to seek approval from Indigenous people about developments on their land.  OUR VERDICT False. The...

Mikele Syron Oct 3, 2023
Commercial fishing in Buckingham Bay reeled in after "inaction" from NT Government, land council announces

Traditional Owners of Buckingham Bay, NT, are limiting the amount of commercial barramundi activity in their intertidal waters and ending the waiver allowing commercial fisheries t...

Giovanni Torre Sep 20, 2023
Northern Land Council to celebrate 50-year milestone with celebration concert

King Stingray are set to headline a concert in celebration of 50 years of the Northern Land Council.  It has been five decades since the inaugural meeting of the NLC's first Full...

Rhiannon Clarke Sep 15, 2023
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