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Rangers’ joint compliance patrol leads to successful prosecutions

Mar 28, 2024

Subject: Sea Rights

Four people fishing without Northern Land Council (NLC) permits have received fines, after being caught in a joint exercise by Bulgul and Kakadu Rangers.

Commercial fishing activity in Buckingham Bay reeled in due to inaction from NT Government

Sep 20, 2023

Subject: Sea Rights

In March 2023 the Northern Land Council (NLC) received a letter from the Member for Mulka, Yingiya Mark Guyula, relaying significant fisheries management concerns on behalf of families in the Buckingham Bay area of the East Arnhem region.

Aboriginal Sea Company to make waves with new Chair and CEO

May 26, 2022

Subject: Sea Rights

The NLC congratulates Calvin Deveraux as Chairman and Robert ‘Bo’ Carne as CEO of the recently incorporated Aboriginal Sea Company (ASC).

History made with Aboriginal Sea Company incorporation

Feb 25, 2022

Subject: Sea Rights

On Friday 18 February 2022, the Aboriginal Sea Company (ASC) was incorporated, marking a major milestone in the historic Blue Mud Bay settlement.

Aboriginal Intertidal Waters Access Map updated following consultations with Traditional Owners

Dec 3, 2021

Subject: Sea Rights

Recreational fishers will have access to more areas of Aboriginal sea country in the Northern Territory following extensive consultations between the Northern Land Council and Traditional Owners.

Blue Mud Bay Plan will protect Aboriginal sea country rights

Sep 1, 2020

Subject: Sea Rights, Native Title

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

Blue Mud Bay Action deal will protect Aboriginal sea country rights

Aug 6, 2020

Subject: Sea Rights

The NLC and the NT Government signed the Blue Mud Bay Action Plan on 29 July.