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Ewamian Aboriginal Corporation

Category: Organisation
Sub Category:Aboriginal Corporation
Location:Mareeba, Queensland, Australia
Legal Status: Listed with Registrar of Aboriginal Corporations
URL: http://www.orac.gov.au/document.aspx?concernID=102237
Detailed Information:
The Ewamian Aboriginal Corporation was incorporated by the Ewamian People in 1994 pursuant to the Aboriginal Councils and Associations Act 1976 (Cth). The Association is established in order:
"A) To obtain, hold and manage land for the Ewamian people.
B) In particular act as trustees for the area known as Georgetown and Forsayth Reserve.
C) To jointly manage Bulleringa National Park with the Department of Environment and Heritage.
D) To undertake employment, enterprise, training and other activities necessary to carry out these objectives.
E) To seek and apply for grant funding for these activities.
F) Preservation of traditional culture." (Ewamian Aboriginal Corporation, Articles of Association, 2004)

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  • References

    Resource
    Ewamian People (25 November 1994) "Ewamian Aboriginal Corporation: Articles of Association"

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