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Yuwibara People

Category: People
Sub Category:Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander | Native Title Holders (Native Title Act)
Place:Central Coast
State/Country:Queensland, Australia
Alternative Names:
  • Yuwiburra People
  • Yuibera
  • Subject Matter:Cultural Heritage | Customary Law | Environmental Heritage | Native Title
    Summary Information:

    AIATSIS Thesaurus language code and map grid reference: (E54) (Qld SF55-08).   For more information, refer to the AIATSIS Thesauri (see reference below).

    In the related 2020 native title determination, the Federal Court recognised the Yuwibara People as being descended from the following people: Peter Nolan; Jane Morris (mother of Peter Smith and Frank Morris); Molly (mother of Bill Bargo (aka Bil Tonga) and Annie Bargo (aka Annie Tonga); Johanna Hazeldean; Mungo (king of Hamilton, father of Spoonbill); Jerry McDonald; or Janie McDonald.

    Related Entries

  • Mackay Harbour Beach Park Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Mackay Surf Lifesaving Club Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Eastpoint Mackay Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Mooney on behalf of the Yuwibara People and State of Queensland [2020] FCA 170
  • Yuwibara People Interim Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • People
  • Gary Mooney and others on behalf of the Yuibera People

  • References

    Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS) (2020) Language and Peoples Thesaurus 2020


    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (Australia)

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