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Katherine Regional Cultural Precinct Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)

Category: Agreement
Date: 8 July 2010
Sub Category:Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Native Title Act)
Location:Katherine, Northern Territory, Australia
The ILUA area comprises approximately 3.2 hectares in the town of Katherine in the Northern Territory. The ILUA area falls within the Local Government Authority of Katherine Municipality.
Legal Status: Registered with the National Native Title Tribunal on the Register of Indigenous Land Use Agreements on 8 July 2010. This is an authorised Area Agreement under the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth).
Legal Reference: National Native Title Tribunal File No. DI2010/002
Subject Matter:Land Use
URL: http://www.nntt.gov.au/Indigenous-Land-Use-Agreements/Search-Registered-ILUAs/ILUA%20Register/2010/DI2010.002/ILUARegisterExport.pdf
Summary Information:
This Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) was agreed between the Northern Territory of Australia Department of Lands and Planning, the Northern Land Council, Jessie Brown and others on behalf of the Dragoman People and Sally Mumbin, Denise Williams and Bill Harvey Snr on behalf of the Wardaman and Jawoyn People. The purpose of this ILUA is the grant of a 75-year lease to enable the establishment of a Regional Cultural Precinct on the ILUA area.
Detailed Information:
As part of this ILUA, the parties agree to the grant of a lease over the ILUA area by the NT Department of Lands and Planning for a total of 75 years.

Consent is also given to the undertaking of any actions by the Department that are in anticipation of or for the purpose of the grant of the lease, or that are in accordance with the purpose of either the lease or this ILUA.

The purpose of the lease under this ILUA is the establishment of a Regional Cultural Precinct that will include a regional art gallery, an outdoor performance centre and other facilities.

Related Entries

Agreement
  • Camooweal Caves National Park Protected Area Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Second Katherine Regional Cultural Indigneous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Organisation
  • Northern Land Council - Signatory
  • Department of Lands, Planning and Environment (NT) - Signatory
  • Legislation
  • Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)
  • People
  • Jessie Brown and others on behalf of the Dragoman People - Signatory
  • Sally Mumbin, Denise Williams and Bill Harvey Snr on behalf of the Wardaman and Jawoyn People - Signatory
  • Wardaman People

  • References

    General Reference
    National Native Title Tribunal (8 July 2010) Extract from the Register of Indigenous Land Use Agreements - Katherine Regional Cultural Precinct Agreement
    Media Release
    Northern Territory Government (24 February 2010) Tender Awarded For Katherine Regional Cultural Precinct
    Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Local Government Minister Anthony Albanese MP (16 December 2009) Construction begins on Katherine Regional Cultural Precinct

    Documents

    Map
    Katherine Regional Cultural Precinct Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) Map - ( PDF)

    Glossary

    Area Agreement (Australia) | Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)) (Australia) | Lease

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