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Wathada Land Trust

Category: Organisation
Sub Category:Aboriginal Land Trust (Queensland)
Place:Birthday Mountain, the Cape York Peninsula
State/Country:Queensland, Australia
Alternative Names:
  • Watharra Land Trust
  • Summary Information:
    The Wathada Land Trust is an Aboriginal Land Trust established to hold land granted in 1997 under the Aboriginal Land Act 1991 (Qld) (the Act) (Memmott and McDougall). The Trust, comprised of Southern Kaanju people as trustees, holds land for the benefit of Aboriginal people, their ancestors and descendants. It is required to comply with the administrative and financial requirements of the Aboriginal Land Regulation 1991 (Qld). The land held by the Trust comprises granted land which was former land declared claimable under the Act at Birthday Mountain, located in the Cape York Peninsula.

    Related Entries

  • State of Queensland
  • Legislation
  • Aboriginal Land Act 1991 (Qld)
  • People
  • Southern Kaantju People

  • Glossary

    Aboriginal Land Trust (Queensland) (Australia)

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