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Blue Mud Bay Plan will protect Aboriginal sea country rights

Sep 1, 2020

On 29 July 2020 the NLC and the NT Government signed the Blue Mud Bay Action Plan.

Subject: Sea Rights, Native Title

Land Rights Act key to cultural integrity for the Mirarr traditional owners of Jabiru

May 13, 2020

The NLC has welcomed the introduction of the Aboriginal Land Rights (NT) Amendment (Jabiru) Bill 2020 into the Federal Parliament.

Subject: Land Rights, Native Title

History made as native title rights finally recognised

Dec 22, 2018

Two historic native title claims are now resolved, decades after they were first claimed.

Subject: Native Title

High Court comes to Darwin: Valuing native title in dollars

Dec 21, 2018

In September 2018, the Timber Creek native title compensation claim – one of the biggest test cases in Indigenous rights since Mabo – brought the High Court of Australia to the Northern Territory for the first time in its 116-year history.

Subject: Native Title

Native Title Act changes challenged

Mar 4, 2018

Senator Patrick Dodson, Shadow Assistant Minister for Indigenous Affairs and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, comments on the Australian Government Options Paper, Reforms to the Native Title Act 1993, launched at the end of November 2017.

Subject: Native Title