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Kombumerri People

Category: People
Binomial Name: Gombumerri People
Sub Category:Party to an Indigenous Land Use Agreement
Location:Queensland, Australia
Summary Information:
AIATSIS Thesaurus language code and map grid reference: (E17) (Qld SG56-15)

For more information, refer to the AIATSIS Thesauri (see reference below).


The Kombumerri People are a clan group of the Yugambeh language region which stretches from the Logan River to the Tweed River (Barlow and Best 1997). They have lived on the Gold Coast and hinterlands for thousands of years congregating particularly along the Nerang River and Currumbin and Tallebudgera Creeks.

Related Entries

Agreement
  • Gold Coast Land Transfer Agreement
  • Gold Coast Convention Centre Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) - Signatory
  • Kombumerri 'Community and Beenleigh Youth' Shared Responsibility Agreement (SRA)
  • Organisation
  • Ngarang-Wal Land Council
  • Place
  • Guanaba Indigenous Protected Area

  • References

    Book
    Ysola Best and Alex Barlow (1997) Kombumerri, Saltwater People
    Resource
    Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) (2007) AIATSIS Thesauri

    Glossary

    Party to an Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Australia) | Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (Australia)

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