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Bulgunnia Pastoral Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)

Date: 17 February 2012
Date To: Not specified
Sub Category:Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Native Title Act)
Place:North of Tarcoola
State/Country:South Australia , Australia
The area subject to the agreement covers about 3180 square kilometres over Pastoral Lease number 2331. The area is within an unincorporated area of South Australia.
Legal Status: Registered on the National Native Title Tribunal Register of Indigenous Land Use Agreements on 17 February 2012. This is an authorized Area Agreement under the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth).
Legal Reference: SI2011/011
Subject Matter:Native Title | Pastoral Activities
Summary Information:
The Bulgunnia Pastoral Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) was agreed between:
- the State of South Australia;
- Commonwealth Hill Pty Ltd;
- William Herbert Lennon Snr, Ian Crombie, David Brown and Jean Wood on behalf of the Antakirinja Matuntjara Yankunytjatjara People;and
- Antakirinja Matu-Yankunytjatjara Aboriginal Corporation.

The purpose of this ILUA is to negotiate the relationship between pastoral interests in the land and the Indigenous interest in the land.
Detailed Information:
Details of the agreement

The National Native Title Tribunal have released very limited information regarding this ILUA. All that is known is that the agreement includes no statements relating to Future Acts.


The Antakirinja Matuntjara Yankunytjatjara People in Lennon on behalf of the Antakirinja Matu-Yankunytjatjara Native Title Claim Group v The State of South Australia [2011] FCA 474 were granted native title in a consent determination on 11 May 2011. They had lodged their application for native title 16 years ago in 1995, slightly ammending it to change the boundaries of the area claimed in 2009.

This particular ILUA is part of a series of ILUAs anticipated by the Consent Determination. Scehdule 7(2) envisaged that individual ILUAs would be entered into by 'various pastoralists'.

Falling under this category of pastoral ILUAs envisaged by the Consent Determination as well as being between the same parties as this ILUA are the:
- Part Woorong Downs Pastoral ILUA;
- Part Commonwealth Hill Pastoral ILUA;
- Mount Christie Pastoral ILUA;
- Mobella Pastoral ILUA; and
- Part Mulgathing Pastoral ILUA.

Related Entries

  • Lennon on behalf of the Antakirinja Matu-Yankunytjatjara Native Title Claim Group v The State of South Australia [2011] FCA 474
  • Organisation
  • National Native Title Tribunal
  • State of South Australia
  • Commonwealth Hill Pty Ltd
  • Antakirinja Matu-Yankunytjatajara Aboriginal Corporation
  • Legislation
  • Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)
  • Native Title Amendment Act 1998 (Cth)
  • Native Title (Indigenous Land Use Agreements) Regulations 1999 (Cth)
  • People
  • William Herbert Lennon Snr & others on behalf of the Antakirinja native title claim group

  • Glossary

    Aboriginal Corporation (Australia) | Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)) (Australia) | National Native Title Tribunal (NNTT) (Australia) | Consent Determination (Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)) (Australia) | Native Title Determination (Australia)

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