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Seven Emu Region land claim no. 186, Wollogorang Area II land claim no. 187 and part of Manangoora Region land claim no. 185 : report and recommendations of the Aboriginal Land Commissioner H. W. Olney to the Minister for Immigration and Multicultural and Indigenous Affairs and to the Administrator of the Northern Territory
Bib ID 3116943
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Australia. Office of the Aboriginal Land Commissioner
 
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Description [Canberra] : Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Commission, 2003 
v, 79 pages : 1 folded map ; 25 cm. 
ISBN 1876591234
Series

Report (Australia. Office of the Aboriginal Land Commissioner) ; no. 66.

Parliamentary paper (Australia. Parliament) ; 2004, no. 27.

Summary

Report and recommendations; background information on land claims; discusses inquiry's work; historical background, social organization and land tenure; claimant groups and their countries; traditional Aboriginal owners and strength of attachment; legal issues and secure occupancy principles; comments on number of Aborigines advantaged and nature and extent of advantage; comments ob detrimental evidence relating to other Aboriginal groups, adjoining landholders, pastoral industry; recreational and commercial fishing; tourism; comments on conservation; roads; patterns of land usage; cost of acquiring other interests; summarises findings, recommendations and comments; appendices includes history of the claim area and surrounding region and names of claimant groups.

Notes

"April 2003"

Also available online https://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-958842923

Subjects Australia. Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976.  |  Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure -- Northern Territory -- Gulf of Carpentaria region.  |  Native title -- Australia.  |  Settlement and contacts - Macassans and Indonesians.  |  Social organisation - Kinship - Systems.  |  Economic sectors - Agriculture and horticulture - Pastoral industry.  |  Law - Land - Commonwealth.  |  Trade and exchange.  |  Settlement and contacts.  |  Culture - Relationship to land.  |  Social organisation.  |  History - Genealogy and family history.  |  Government policy - Initial period and protectionism.  |  Land rights - Claims, disputes, hearings.  |  Garrwa / Garrawa / Garawa people (N155) (NT SE53-08)  |  McArthur River (North NT SE53-03)  |  Robinson River (North NT SE53-04)  |  Calvert River (North NT SE 53-04)
Other authors/contributors Olney, H. W. (Howard William), 1934-  |  Northern Territory. Office of the Administrator  |  Australia. Office of the Minister for Immigration and Multicultural and Indigenous Affairs
Terms of Use Commonwealth of Australia 1999. 

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