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Uluru (Ayers Rock-Mt. Olga) National Park Handover/Leaseback Ceremony, a pictorial record [picture] / prepared by Media and Communications, Department of Aboriginal Affairs
Bib ID 1585931
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Uluru (Ayers Rock-Mt. Olga) National Park Handover/Leaseback Ceremony, Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park (N.T.), 1985
 
Online Versions
Description [Woden, A.C.T.] : Department of Aboriginal Affairs, 1985 
1 album (27 col. and b&w photographs + 2 maps) ; 30.5 x 28.5 cm. 
Summary

Accompanying documentation includes: historical perspective of Uluru National Park; local issues brief; Vice-Regal and VIP arrangements; program of events; information for media and other organisations; general background material, Land Commissioner's Report, booklets on history, lease and culture of the area produced for the traditional owners, contained in Album 1021/B.

Notes

Captioned photographs held in Album 1021/A, accompanying documentation held in Album 1021/B.

"On 26 October 1985, His Excellency, the Right Honourable Sir Ninian Stephen ... Governor General of Australia, presented the title of Uluru (Ayers Rock-Mount Olga) National Park to the Uluru-Katajuta Land Trust on behalf of the traditional owners. In return for this recognition of Aboriginal ownership, the traditional owners leased the area to the Director, Australian National Parks and Wildlife Service to ensure its continuing use as a National Park for the enjoyment of all Australians and overseas visitors."--Printed p. 1.

Condition: Good.

Album includes two maps from Uluru (Ayers Rock-Mount Olga) National Park plan of management. Australian National Parks and Wildlife Service.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-147246845

Subjects Uluru (Ayers Rock-Mt. Olga) National Park Handover/Leaseback Ceremony, Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park (N.T.), 1985 -- Photographs.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure -- Northern Territory -- Uluru National Park -- Photographs.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Portraits.  |  Uluru-Kata Tjuta National Park (N.T.) -- Photographs.
Other authors/contributors Australia. Department of Aboriginal Affairs. Media and Communications Branch
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