Blina Station ILUA

Date: 25 July 2017
Sub Category:Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Native Title Act)
Place:The ILUA area covers 1796 sq km, approximately 70km north west of Fitzroy Crossing Townsite.
State/Country:Western Australia, Australia
Legal Status: Registered with the National Native Title Tribunal (NNTT) on the Register of Indigenous Land Use Agreements on 25 July 2017. This is an authorised Body Corporate Agreement under the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth).
Legal Reference: National Native Tribunal File No: WI2016/021
Subject Matter:Access | Native Title | Pastoral Activities
Summary Information:
The ILUA is made between Callum Hugh MacLachlan and Bunuba Dawangarri Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC. This ILUA was registered on the 25 July 2017. The purpose of the ILUA is to provide consent for a range of acts, whether or not they are 'future acts,' regarding the access to and use of pastoral leases. The Native Title Registered Body is Kimberley Land Council Aboriginal Corporation.
Detailed Information:
Details of the Agreement: The ILUA area covers 1796 sq km, approximately 70km north west of Fitzroy Crossing Townsite. Commencement: The ILUA was registered on 25 July 2017. Termination: The ILUA will terminate automatically if the Pastoral Lease comes to an end without any renewal, or by written mutual agreement by all Parties. Native Title Provisions: Future act provisions The Extract notes that there are no statements within the ILUA of the kind mentioned in ss 24EB(1) or 24EBA(1) or (4) of the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth), and so the consequences set out under these sections are not triggered. This means that the ILUA does not: provide consent for the doing of any acts by non-native title parties; affect the right of the native title parties to negotiate with non-native title parties proposing to undertake a future act; nor validate any previous future acts. Native Title in the ILUA Area: The ILUA area is within the native title determination Wurrunmurra v State of Western Australia [2012] FCA 1399 (FCA file no.: WAD6133/1998, NNTC file no.: WCD2012/006) and Brooking on behalf of the Bunuba People (Bunuba #2) v State of Western Australia [2015] FCA 1481 (FCA file no.: WAD94/2012, NNTT file no.: WCD2015/009).

Related Entries

  • Kimberley Land Council Aboriginal Corporation
  • Shire of Derby-West Kimberley
  • Bunuba Dawangarri Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC - Signatory
  • National Native Title Tribunal
  • Legislation
  • Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)
  • Native Title Amendment Act 1998 (Cth)
  • People
  • Callum Hugh MacLachlan - Signatory

  • Documents

    National Native Title Tribunal Extract from the Register of Indigenous Land Use Agreements for WI2016/020 as at 17/06/2020 (Blina Station ILUA) - ( PDF | PDF | PDF)


    Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA) (Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)) (Australia)