Arakwal National Park

Category: Place
Sub Category:National Park
Location:Cape Byron, Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
Summary Information:
The 183 hectare park stretches from the lighthouse reserve on Australia's most easterly point, then south along Tallow Beach for nearly two kilometres. Its creation is the result of the first Indigenous Land Use Agreement in Australia to provide for such a park.

Related Entries

  • Bundjalung of Byron Bay (Arakwal) Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Organisation
  • National Parks and Wildlife Service (NSW)
  • Place
  • Cape Byron Headland Reserve

  • References

    NSW National Parks & Wildlife Services (2003) Annual Report 2002-2003
    Media Release
    National Native Title Tribunal (2001) Media Release PR01/80 - 28 October 2001 Arakwal Indigenous Land Use Agreement Stands as Model for NSW