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Clarke Island Land Transfer

Category: Event
Date: 10 May 2005
Location:Bass Strait, Tasmania, Australia
Subject Matter:Land Transaction | Recognition of Native Title or Traditional Ownership
Summary Information:
The handback of title to the Tasmanian Aboriginal Community of Cape Barren and Clarke Islands was made by the Tasmanian Premier Paul Lennon on 10 May 2005 under the Aboriginal Lands Amendment Act 2004 (Tas). It included 45,000 hectares of Cape Barren Island and 11,000 hectares of Clarke Island, to be held and managed by the Aboriginal Land Council of Tasmania.

Related Entries

Organisation
  • Aboriginal Land Council of Tasmania
  • State of Tasmania
  • Legislation
  • Aboriginal Lands Act 1995 (Tas)
  • Aboriginal Lands Amendment Act 2004 (Tas)
  • People
  • Tasmanian Aboriginal community

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