Bundjalung People and Ross Mining Agreement

Date: 25 July 1997
Sub Category:Future Act Agreement (Native Title Act)
State/Country:New South Wales, Australia
Subject Matter:Education | Employment and Training | Environmental Heritage | Mining and Minerals | Cultural Heritage
Summary Information:
An agreement between the Bundjalung people of Tabulam in NSW and Ross Mining to allow the Timbarra gold mine to proceed. The agreement, providing education, training, employment and community works and meeting environmental and heritage protection concerns of the native title holders was reached under the "right to negotiate" provisions of the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth). The agreement was made with the support of the NSW Aboriginal Land Council, the Native Title Representative Body for NSW.

Related Entries

  • Ross Mining NL - Signatory
  • Legislation
  • Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)
  • People
  • Bundjalung People - Signatory

  • Glossary

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