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Garawa People Wentworth Pastoral Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)

Category: Agreement
Date: 18 September 2015
Sub Category:Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Native Title Act)
Location:Burke Shire Council, Queensland, Australia
The agreement area covers about 1294 sq km and is located adjacent to the Northern Territory/Queensland border, approximately 160 km north-west of Burketown.
Legal Status: Registered with the National Native Title Tribunal on the Register of Indigenous Land Use Agreements on 18 September 2015. This is an Area Agreement under the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth).
Legal Reference: National Native Title Tribunal File No.: QI2015/010
Subject Matter:Access | Native Title | Pastoral Activities
URL: http://www.nntt.gov.au/searchRegApps/NativeTitleRegisters/Pages/ILUA_details.aspx?NNTT_Fileno=QI2015/010
Summary Information:
Garawa People Wentworth Pastoral Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) is an Area Agreement between:

- Terrance Taylor and Jacky Green on their own behalf and on behalf of the Gangalidda and Garawa People (applicant);

- Gangalidda and Garawa Native Title Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC as agent for and on behalf of the Garawa People; and

- Panoy Pty Ltd.

The purpose of this Agreement is to set out the terms of access to the Agreement Area, over which the Garawa People will gain access to and exercise the Native Title Rights and Interests.
Detailed Information:
Commencement

The Agreement commences on the Commencement date, specified by the Agreement Extract as 26 March 2015.

Cessation

Subject to clause 8.4, the Agreement is to continue until:
(a) the date of expiry of the Lease term; or
(b) the date of surrender, resumption, forfeiture or termination of the Lease; or
(c) the date of removal of the Agreement from the Register of Indigenous Land Use Agreements.

Clause 8.4 of the Agreement states that unless otherwise agreed, this Agreement will end with the valid extinguishment of Native Title over the whole of the Agreement Area.

Native Title in the Agreement Area

The Agreement area falls within the Garawa People native title determination.

By consent, a determination was made on 23 June 2010 (QC04/05 and QC95/03; Gangalidda and Garawa People v State of Queensland [2010] FCA 646) recognising the Gangalidda and Garawa Peoples' native title rights over 5,810 sq km of land and waters, including exclusive native title rights over an Aboriginal Land Trust area and Aboriginal owned pastoral leases.

Related Entries

Agreement
  • Gangalidda and Garawa People v State of Queensland [2010] FCA 646
  • Gangalidda and Garawa Peoples Cliffdale Pastoral Lease Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Gangalidda and Garawa Peoples Escott Pastoral Lease Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Gangalidda & Garawa People #2 and Burketown Land Exchange Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Gangalidda and Garawa People Westmoreland Pastoral Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Taylor on behalf of the Gangalidda and Garawa Peoples #2 v State of Queensland [2015] FCA 730
  • Taylor on behalf of the Gangalidda and Garawa Peoples #1 v State of Queensland [2015] FCA 731
  • Organisation
  • Panoy Pty Ltd
  • Gangalidda and Garawa Native Title Aboriginal Corporation
  • People
  • Terrance Taylor and Jacky Green on their own behalf and on behalf of the Gangalidda and Garawa People

  • Documents

    Map
    Garawa People Wentworth Pastoral Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) - Schedule 4 Map of Area - ( PDF)
    Garawa People Wentworth Pastoral Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) - ( PDF)
    Garawa People Wentworth Pastoral Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) - Schedule 3 Description of Agreement Area - ( PDF)

    Glossary

    Area Agreement (Australia) | Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)) (Australia) | Party to an Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Australia) | Lease | Native Title (Australia) | Right To Negotiate (Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)) (Australia)

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