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Gulf Region Aboriginal Corporation

Category: Organisation
Date: 8 November 2008
Sub Category:Aboriginal Corporation | Prescribed Body Corporate
Location:Gulf Region, Queensland, Australia
Summary Information:
The Gulf Region Aboriginal Corporation was incorporated on the 8 November 2008 under the Aboriginal Councils and Associations Act 1976 (Cth). According to its constitution, its principal objects are:

'(a) to promote the relief of poverty, sickness, destitution, serious economic disadvantage,
distress, dispossession, suffering and misfortune of the Lardil People, Yangkaal People,
Gangalidda People and the Kaiadilt People;
(b) to carry out the functions of a Prescribed Body Corporate under the NTA [Native Title Act (1993) Cth]; and
(c) to become a registered native title body corporate within the meaning of the NTA (see
section 59(2) of the Prescribed Body Corporate Regulations);
(d) to protect and promote the laws, culture and traditional rights and interests of the Lardil
People, Yangkaal People, Gangalidda People and the Kaiadilt People.'

Related Entries

Agreement
  • Lardil, Yangkaal, Gangalidda & Kaiadilt Peoples v State of Queensland [2008] FCA 1855

  • References

    Resource
    Office of the Registrar of Indigenous Corporations (November 2008) Documents for Gulf Region Aboriginal Corporation

    Glossary

    Aboriginal Corporation (Australia) | Prescribed Body Corporate (PBC) (Native Title Act) (Australia)

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