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Carapooee West Dam Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)

Date: 17 September 2002
Sub Category:Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Native Title Act)
Place:South of St Arnaud
State/Country:Victoria, Australia
The ILUA covers Crown Allotment 48A, section A, Parish of Carapooee West, County of Kara Kara. This parcel of land is located west of the Sunraysia Highway, approximately 13 kms south of St Arnaud in western central Victoria. It is within the Northern Grampians Shire local government area and the Tumbukka ATSIC region.
Legal Status: Registered with the National Native Title Tribunal
Legal Reference: National Native Title Tribunal File No: VI2002/002
Subject Matter:Cultural Heritage | Economic Development | Future Act | Land Use | Native Title | Water
Summary Information:
Under the Carapooee West Dam Indigenous Land Use Agreement the Dja Dja Wurrung native title group consent to the construction of a dam.

The construction of the dam requires the grant of a crown licence by the State, which would be classed as a future act and subject to the right to negotiate provisions under the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth), if this agreement had not been reached. The Dja Dja Wurrung also consent to any other future acts that are necessary to construct and maintain the dam and agree to validate any future acts relating to the dam that may have been carried out prior to the registration of the ILUA.

Related Entries

  • Northern Grampians Shire
  • National Native Title Tribunal
  • Greenwood Estate Pty Ltd - Mr J N Murphy - Signatory
  • Mirimbiak Nations Aboriginal Corporation
  • Legislation
  • Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)
  • Native Title Amendment Act 1998 (Cth)
  • Native Title (Indigenous Land Use Agreements) Regulations 1999 (Cth)
  • People
  • Dja Dja Wurrung Native Title Group - Signatory

  • References

    National Native Title Tribunal (30 September 2010) Registered ILUAs by Name


    Carapooee West Dam Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) Map - ( Image | Thumbnail | PDF)


    Native Title (Australia) | Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)) (Australia)

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