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Currawinya & Lake Bindegolly National Parks Agreement Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)

Category: Agreement
Sub Category:Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Native Title Act)
Location:Queensland , Australia
The ILUA area is outlined in Schedule 1 of the ILUA Extract.
Legal Status: Registered with the National Native Title Tribunal on the Register of Indigenous Land Use Agreements on 5 January 2016. This is an Area Agreement under the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth).
Legal Reference: National Native Title Tribunal File No.: QI2015/076.
Subject Matter:Access | Native Title
URL: http://www.nntt.gov.au/searchRegApps/NativeTitleRegisters/Pages/ILUA_details.aspx?NNTT_Fileno=QI2015/076
Summary Information:
The Currawinya & Lake Bindegolly National Parks Agreement Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) is an Area Agreement between:

- State of Queensland (applicant);

- Elizabeth McNiven, Dinny McKellar, Carolyn Hooper, Phillip Eulo, Margaret Hearn and Melissa Bryan on their own behalf and on behalf of the Budjiti People; and

- Budjiti Aboriginal Corporation.

The purpose of the ILUA is not clear from the ILUA Extract. However, considering the name and agreement area, it is presumably concerns rights and interests in relation to Currawinya and Lake Bindegolly National Parks.
Detailed Information:
Commencement

This ILUA was registered with the Register of Indigenous Land Use Agreements on 5 January 2016.

The ILUA Extract does not provide a specific start or end date for the agreement.

The ILUA Extract does state, however, that clauses 1 (definitions), 2 (interpretation), 3 (commencement and expiry), 4 (authority) and 12 (registration as an Area Agreement) commence on the execution date, being 13 June 2015.

The remaining clauses of this ILUA commence on registration, being 5 January 2016.

In regard to each of the parcels comprising the New National Park Area, this ILUA commences following the latter of:
- registration; and
- dedication of that parcel as National Park.

Subject to clauses 3.5 to 3.9, this ILUA is to continue in force in perpetuity.

Native Title Provisions

The ILUA Extract provides no information in regards to the substance of the agreement.

Native Title in the ILUA Area

The ILUA area falls within the Budjiti People native title application QI2015/066.

In McKellar on behalf of the Budjiti People v State of Queensland [2015] FCA 601 the Federal Court of Australia determined that the Budjiti People hold non-exclusive native title rights over the entire determination area.

Related Entries

Agreement
  • McKellar on behalf of the Budjiti People v State of Queensland [2015] FCA 601
  • Organisation
  • State of Queensland - Signatory
  • Budjiti Aboriginal Corporation - Signatory
  • Legislation
  • Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)
  • People
  • Dinny McKellar, Phillip Eulo, Elizabeth McNiven, Margaret Hearn, Carolyn Hooper and Melissa Bryan on behalf of the Budjiti People - Signatory
  • Budjiti People - Signatory

  • Documents

    Document
    Currawinya & Lake Bindegolly National Parks Agreement ILUA Extract - ( PDF)
    Currawinya & Lake Bindegolly National Parks Agreement ILUA Map - ( PDF)

    Glossary

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (Australia) | Aboriginal Corporation (Australia) | Area Agreement (Australia) | Consent Determination (Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)) (Australia) | Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)) (Australia) | Native Title (Australia) | Native Title Determination (Australia) | Native Title Representative Body (NTRB) (Australia) | State Government

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