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Maralinga Tjarutja Council

Category: Organisation
Sub Category:Aboriginal Lands Trust (South Australia) | Aboriginal Community Council
Location:South Australia, Australia
Summary Information:
The Maralinga Tjarutja Council is an incorporated body constituted by the Aboriginal traditional owners to administer the lands granted to the Maralinga Tjarutja under the Maralinga Tjarutja Land Rights Act 1984 (SA) (the Act). Division 3, sections 6 - 11 of the Act set out the constitution, powers and accountability requirements of the Council.

Related Entries

  • Aboriginal Legal Rights Movement Inc
  • Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Land Management (APY)
  • SAMLISA Steering Committee - Collaborator
  • Oak Valley (Maralinga) Inc.
  • Maralinga Piling Trust
  • Far West Coast (SA) Working Group - Aboriginal Representative Party
  • Event
  • Maralinga Tjarutja Land Transfer
  • Unnamed Conservation Park Land Transfer
  • Legislation
  • Maralinga Tjarutja Land Rights Act 1984 (SA)
  • People
  • Southern Pitjantjatjara People
  • Policy/Strategy
  • Strategy for Aboriginal Managed Lands in South Australia

  • References

    Murray Edmunds (1999) Regional Agreements: Key Issues in Australia
    Book Chapter
    Mazel, O, (2006) 'Returning Parna Wiru: Restitution of the Maralinga Lands to Traditional Owners in South Australia' in Langton, Mazel, Palmer, Shain, Tehan (eds), Settling with Indigenous People: Modern treaty and agreement-making (The Federation Press, 2006).
    South Australian Consolidated Acts (1984) Maralinga Tjarutja Land Rights Act 1984 (SA)


    Aboriginal Lands Trust (South Australia) (Australia) | Aboriginal Community Council (Australia)

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