Aboriginal Land: more ‘bucket loads of extinguishment’ …

Minister for Natural Resources and Mines, Andrew Cripps, announced on 9 May 2014 further amendments to the Land Act 1994 to make way for the wholesale privatisation of communal land held by Aboriginal Trustees in remote communities like Yarrabah and Cape York. Formerly leasehold land will be converted to freehold land. Previously, Cripps stated in … Continue reading Aboriginal Land: more ‘bucket loads of extinguishment’ …