Big Dog Island Land Transfer

Category: Event
Date: 1 January 1995
State/Country:Tasmania, Australia
Alternative Names:
  • Great Dog Island Land Transfer
  • Subject Matter:Land Transaction | Recognition of Native Title or Traditional Ownership
    Summary Information:
    Freehold title to Big (Great) Dog Island, located in the Bass Strait, was vested in the Aboriginal Land Council of Tasmania, on behalf of the Tasmanian Aboriginal community, under the Aboriginal Lands Act 1995 (Tas). The Act came into operation on 14 November 1995.

    Related Entries

  • State of Tasmania
  • Aboriginal Land Council of Tasmania
  • Legislation
  • Aboriginal Lands Act 1995 (Tas)
  • People
  • Tasmanian Aboriginal community