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Blackwater and South Blackwater Mines Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)

Date: 14 October 2003
Sub Category:Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Native Title Act)
Place:Central Queensland
State/Country:Queensland, Australia
The area of the ILUA covers 845 sq kms located approximately 66 kms east of Emerald in central Queensland. The area is in the Emarald, Duaringa and Bauhinia Shire Councils and the Central Queensland ATSIC region.
Legal Status: Registered with the National Native Title Tribunal
Legal Reference: National Native Title Tribunal File No: QI2001/035
Subject Matter:Environmental Heritage | Exploration | Forestry | Future Act | | Land Use | Mining and Minerals | Native Title | Water
Summary Information:
The Blackwater and South Blackwater Mines Indigenous Land Use Agreement validates all past and future activities in relation to the Blackwater and South Blackwater Mines. This includes the grant and renewal of exploration and mining tenements and other title, tenure and approvals regarding water, forestry, pipeline or rail corridors and infrastructure required for the mine.

Related Entries

  • National Native Title Tribunal
  • State of Queensland
  • Bauhinia Shire
  • Duaringa Shire Council
  • Emerald Shire Council
  • Gurang Land Council (Aboriginal Corporation) - Signatory
  • South Blackwater Coal Limited - Signatory
  • Department of Premier and Cabinet (QLD) - Signatory
  • BHP Coal Pty Ltd, Umal Consolidated Pty Ltd, BHP Queensland Coal Ltd, Mitsubishi Development Pty Ltd, QCT Investment Pty Ltd, QCT Mining Pty Ltd, QCT Management Ltd - Signatory
  • Gurang Land Council (Aboriginal Corporation)
  • Legislation
  • Native Title (Indigenous Land Use Agreements) Regulations 1999 (Cth)
  • Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)
  • Native Title Amendment Act 1998 (Cth)
  • People
  • Kangoulu People
  • Lindsay Kemp & others on behalf of the Ghungalu People - Signatory
  • Cliff King & Others on behalf of the Kangoulu People - Signatory

  • References

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


    Blackwater and South Blackwater Mines 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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