NLC Chief Executive Officer
THE NLC’s Chief Executive Officer, Joe Morrison, was born and raised in Katherine and has Dagoman and Torres Strait Islander heritage.
Mr Morrison was born and raised in Katherine and has Dagoman and Torres Strait Islander heritage. Mr Morrison has a BA from the University of Sydney in Natural Resource Management.
He has over 20 years research and development experience across northern Australia and internationally, and was founding Chief Executive Officer of the North Australian Indigenous Land and Sea Management Alliance.
He has authored and co-authored many articles relating to Indigenous rights, management of country, economic development and issues relating to northern development.
Nov 16, 2017
By Joe Morrison, CEO of the Northern Land Council. The Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976 is very special legislation, not just for the Northern Territory but by world standards.
Oct 19, 2017
Joe Morrison, CEO NLC delivers speech at the 8th Annual NT Major Projects Conference Darwin Convention Centre
Jun 19, 2017
Joe Morrison, CEO NLC delivers the Keynote Speech at the Northern Australian Development Conference at Cairns, Queensland
Oct 05, 2016
This year marks two major anniversaries: 50 years since the Wave Hill walk-off and 40 years since the Australian Parliament passed the NT Aboriginal Land Rights Act.
Jan 02, 2018
NLC CEO Mr Joe Morrison has been appointed to the Indigenous Reference Group to advance Indigenous economic interests in the North.