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Larrakia People

Category: People
Sub Category:Native Title Claimants (registered) | Traditional Owner Group (Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act)
Location:Greater Darwin region, Northern Territory, Australia
Alternative Names:
  • Laragiya People
  • Gulumirrgin People
  • Summary Information:
    AIATSIS Thesaurus language code and map grid reference: (N21) (NT SD52-04)

    For more information, refer to the AIATSIS Thesauri (see reference below).


    The Larrakia Nation Aboriginal Corporation (c2005) states that 'Larrakia is the language group name for the Aboriginal people of Darwin, of the greater Darwin region of the Northern Territory. Traditionally, Larrakia lands include[d] the Cox Peninsula, most of Gunn Point and much of rural Darwin. Darwin Harbour is also recognised as being within Larrakia country. Larrakia people are often referred to as "saltwater people", although [their] boundaries extend up to approximately 50km inland.'

    Related Entries

    Agreement
  • Alice Springs to Darwin Railway Agreement
  • Larrakia and Phillips Oil Company Australia Agreement
  • Alice Springs to Darwin Corridor Agreement
  • Residential Development Agreement between the Larrakia and the Northern Territory Government
  • Larrakia Nation 'Young People and Culture' Shared Responsibility Agreement (SRA) - Signatory
  • Larrakia Nation ‘Larrakia Rangers’ Shared Responsibility Agreement (SRA)
  • Larrakia Nation ‘Lyons Community’ Shared Responsibility Agreement (SRA)
  • Organisation
  • Larrakia Nation Aboriginal Corporation - Aboriginal Representative Party
  • Larrakia Development Corporation
  • People
  • Minmarama Park Community
  • Dangalaba People
  • Tommy Lyons
  • Native Title Parties to the Cox Peninsula Water Supply Agreement Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Kevin Lance Quall on behalf of the Danggalaba & Kulumbiringin People
  • Case Law
  • Fejo v The Northern Territory of Australia [1998] HCA 58 (10 September 1998) - Native Title Claimant
  • Kenbi Land Claim - Native Title Claimant
  • Risk v Northern Territory of Australia [2006] FCA 404

  • References

    Resource
    Larrakia Nation Aboriginal Corporation Welcome to Larrakia Nation
    Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) (2007) AIATSIS Thesauri

    Glossary

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (Australia) | Traditional Owner Group (Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976 (Cth)) (Australia) | Native Title Claimants (registered) (Australia)

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