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Mobella Pastoral Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)

Date: 17 February 2012
Sub Category:Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Native Title Act)
State/Country:South Australia, Australia
The area subject to the agreement covers about 3080 square kilometres over Pastoral Lease number 2442 and is located north west of Tarcoola.
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: SI2011/010
Subject Matter:Future Act | Pastoral Activities
Summary Information:
The Mobella Pastoral Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) is an agreement between:
- 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.

Detailed Information:
Details of the agreement

The National Native Title Tribunal have released very limited information regarding this ILUA, except that it relates to 'Terms of Access'.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;
- Bulgunnia 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
  • State of South Australia
  • Commonwealth Hill Pty Ltd
  • Antakirinja Matu-Yankunytjatjara Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC - Signatory
  • Legislation
  • Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)
  • Native Title Amendment Act 1998 (Cth)
  • Native Title (Indigenous Land Use Agreements) Regulations 1999 (Cth)

  • Glossary

    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (Australia) | Aboriginal Corporation (Australia) | Aboriginal Corporation (Australia) | Area Agreement (Australia) | Future Act (Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)) (Australia) | Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)) (Australia) | Land Use Agreement (Australia) | National Native Title Tribunal (NNTT) (Australia) | Native Title (Australia) | Native Title Determination (Australia)

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