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Indigenous Land Use Agreement relating to Infrastructure on Part Lot 140, Town of Elliott

Date: 21 March 2013
Sub Category:Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Native Title Act)
Place:Town of Elliott, Northern Territory of Australia
State/Country:Northern Territory, Australia
The agreement area covers that part of Lot 140 in the Town of Elliott in the Northern Territory of Australia located adjacent to and east of the Stuart Highway comprising more or less that area bounded by latitude and longitude coordinates - 133.5428E 17.5510S - 133.5425E 17.5516S - 133.5457E 17.5537S - 133.5460E 17.5530S This agreement is within the shires of Barkly Shire.
Legal Status: Registered with the National Native Title Tribunal on the Register of Indigenous Land Use Agreements on 21 March 2013. This is an authorised Area Agreement under the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth).
Legal Reference: National Native Title Tribunal File Number:DI2012/001
Subject Matter:Access | | Native Title
Summary Information:
The Indigenous Land Use Agreement was entered between the following parties:

- Northern Territory of Australia
- Heather Wilson, Susan Raymond and Lindsay Bostock (on behalf of the Elliott (Gurungu/Kulumintini) Group and Others)
- Northern Land Council

The purpose of the ILUA is to provide consent to the continued use of infrastructure on the land.
Detailed Information:
Details of the agreement

The agreement was entered between the parties so as to permit the continued use of the Infrastructure on the Land and allow access by any person for the purposes of a
- parking bay,
- loading ramp and
- helicopter pad,
- including modifications, maintenance, repairs or upgrades.


The agreement commences on the first day all parties have executed the agreement and shall be in perpetuity for as long as the Infrastructure is required by the Northern Territory.

Native Title Provisions

The native title determination for the Gurungu/Kulumintini people was recognised on the 31/07/2009 for the areas within and around the Town of Elliott. The determination of Wilson v Northern Territory of Australia [2009] FCA 800 recognised exclusive and non-exclusive native title rights over various allotments in and around the town of Elliott.
The native title claim group was comprised of fifteen Mudburra or Jingili or mixed Mudburra/Jingili estate groups. The primary estate group, hoever, is the Elliott estate group (Gurungu/Kulumintini). All fifteen groups are recognised as having exclusive and non-exclusive native title rights and interests within the claim area.

Related Entries

  • Wilson v Northern Territory of Australia [2009] FCA 800 (31 July 2009)
  • Organisation
  • Northern Territory of Australia - Signatory
  • Northern Land Council - Signatory
  • National Native Title Tribunal
  • Legislation
  • Native Title (Indigenous Land Use Agreements) Regulations 1999 (Cth)
  • Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)
  • Native Title Amendment Act 1998 (Cth)
  • People
  • Heather Wilson and Others on behalf of the Elliott (Gurungu/Kulumintini) Group and Others - Signatory

  • Glossary

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

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