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Budjiti People

Category: People
Location:Southern and Western Queensland Region, Queensland, Australia
South west Queensland.
Summary Information:
The Budjiti People are the biological descendants of the following people:
- Jessie Brooks
- Gypsy Brooks
- Lizzie Brooks

Some Budjiti People also refer to themselves as the Paroo River People.

They are the traditional owners of country between Moonjaree Waterhole, located between Eulo and Cunnamulla, and Lake Bindegolly. Their country includes Hungerford, Lake Wyara, Lake Numalla, Lake Thorlinda and Cuttaburra Creek.

The neighbours of the Budjiti People are the Kullilli to the west, Mardigan to the north and Kunja to the east. To the south of the Budjiti People are the Barkandji People and to the southeast are the Murrawarri.

The explorer Thomas Mitchell travelled through the region from the Warrego River east to Cooper Creek in 1846. Settlement of the Budjiti lands through pastoralism followed in the 1860s. Pastoral stations established during this period within Budjiti country included Tinnenburra (1859), Eulo (1862), Currawinya (1862), Caiwarro (1862) and Dynevor Downs (1871).

Related Entries

Agreement
  • Small Scale Mining and Exploration Activities Queensland South Area Yowah Cleared Area Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Budjiti People and Local Government Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Ergon Energy and Budjiti People Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • McKellar on behalf of the Budjiti People v State of Queensland [2015] FCA 601 - Native Title Applicants
  • Currawinya & Lake Bindegolly National Parks Agreement Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) - Signatory
  • Budjiti People/Yakara Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Budjiti People/Merimo Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Budjiti People/Thargo Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Budjiti People/Wombula and Yenloora Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Budjiti People/Moombidary Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Budjiti People/Wiralla Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Budjiti People/Kilcowera and Zenoni Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Budjiti People/Wathopa Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Budjiti People/Jandell and Kyeenee Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Budjiti People/Humeburn Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Budjiti People/Dynevor Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Budjiti People/Bundoona Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Budjiti People/Bulloo Downs Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Budjiti People/Boodgherree Downs Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • People
  • Michael McNiven and others

  • Documents

    Map
    Budjiti People and Local Government Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) - Schedule 3 Map of Agreement Area - ( PDF)
    Ergon Energy and Budjiti People Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) - Scheule 1 Part B Map of Agreement Area - ( PDF)
    Budjiti People and Local Government Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) - Extract - ( PDF)
    Budjiti People and Local Government Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) - Schedule 2 Written Description - ( PDF)
    Budjiti People and Local Government Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) - Schedule 4 Low Impact Native Title Activities - ( PDF)
    Budjiti People and Local Government Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) - Schedule 5 High Impact Native Title Activity - ( PDF)
    Ergon Energy and Budjiti People Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) - Extract - ( PDF)
    Ergon Energy and Budjiti People Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) - Schedule 1 Part A Written Description of Agreement Area - ( PDF)

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