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Manna Hill Mining Company and the Kuyani/Adnyamathanha Peoples Agreement

Date: 1 August 1997
Sub Category:Exploration Agreement (Native Title Act) | Future Act Agreement (Native Title Act)
State/Country:South Australia, Australia
Subject Matter:Economic Development | Employment and Training | Mining and Minerals
Summary Information:
The Manna Hill Mining Company was granted two mining leases for the industrial mineral albite worth approx $500 million, after successful negotiations with three Aboriginal native title claimant groups over a 44 hectare parcel of land 30 kilometres north of Mannahill, in mid north South Australia. The Kuyani people and two parties from the Adnyamathanha people secured an agreement that includes training and employment of Indigenous people and royalties on extracted ore. The agreement was negotiated within the native title processes established under South Australian legislation.

Related Entries

  • Coulthard v State of South Australia [2015] FCA 1380 (Adnyamathanha People Native Title Claim No. 3)
  • Coulthard v State of South Australia [2015] FCA 1379 (Adnyamathanha No. 1)
  • Organisation
  • Manna Hill Mining Company Pty Ltd - Signatory
  • People
  • Adnyamathanha People - Signatory
  • Kuyani People - Signatory

  • Glossary

    Exploration Agreement (Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)) (Australia) | Future Act Agreement (Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)) (Australia)

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