NATIVE TITLE AUTHORISATION MEETING

Date listed: 2/11/2019

PUBLIC NOTICE

NATIVE TITLE AUTHORISATION MEETING

South Australian Native Title Services Ltd (SANTS) invites all Yandruwandha Yawarrawarrka native title holders (the proposed native title claim group) as described below to attend a meeting to authorise the native title determination application (the authorisation meeting) depicted on the map, and at the time and location set out, below;

Under the traditional laws and customs of the Yandruwandha and Yawarrawarrka People, the Yandruwandha Yawarrawarrka Native Title Holders are those living Aboriginal people who identify as, and are recognised by other Yandruwandha Yawarrawarrka Native Title Holders as Yandruwandha or Yawarrawarrka (or both), because:

(a) he or she is biologically descended from one or more of the following Yandruwandha Yawarrawarrka apical ancestor:

(i) Annie (born at Cordillo Downs), mother of Archie Guttie;

(ii) Clara Nirrpinni, mother of Frank Booth and Alice Miller (nee Booth);

(iii) Cora the mother of Bob Parker and Nellie Parker;

(iv) The parents of Flash Ted Bikehandle and Flash Tommy;

(v) Kimi (born at lnnamincka) and his wife;

(vi) Maramundu Jack "The Ripper" Parker;

(vii) Caroline (born at Cordillo Downs) the mother of Mary Stafford (nee Moore), Jack Moore, Charlie Moore, female twins (Winifred and Freida) and Albert Moore;

(viii) Brothers Walter Harris(on) and Dick Harrison;

(ix) The parents of Lilly (whose married name is Parker) and her sister Kathlene (whose married name is George);

(x) Annie and her husband, who are the parents of Coongie Maggie (born at Coongie Lakes in South Australia);

(xi) The parents of the sibling set - Billy Parker, Jessy Parker, Peter "Petekin" Parker, and Paddy Parker;

(xii) The parents of sibling set - Merty George and Merty Johnny and Merty Mick;

(xiii) Larriken Mick. (b) he or she is biologically descended from such other ancestor who is acknowledged by the Native Title Holders as a Yandruwandha or Yawarrawarrka apical ancestor.

 

Date: Saturday 30 November 2019

Venue: Mercure Brisbane, 85-87 North Quay Brisbane OLD 4003

Time: 9:00am - 12:00pm

The Purpose of the meeting is to:

1.             Authorise the making of the native title determination application on behalf of the proposed native title claim group over the land and waters marked on the map below.

2.             Authorise the Applicants to make the proposed application and deal with all matters arising in relation to them under the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth).

3.             Make decisions about directing and supervising the applicants in the performance of their duties;

4.             Authorise the native title rights and interests to be claimed under the Proposed Application;

5.             Decide on the name for the Proposed Application.

All adult members of the proposed native title claim group are invited and must register to attend the authorisation meeting. To register to attend the authorisation meeting, please contact SANTS on 1800 010... or email SheridanD@nativetitlesa.org.

All members of YYTLOAC (Yandruwandha Yawarrawarrka Traditional Land Owners (Aboriginal Corporation) RNTBC (ICN 3840)) may attend by registration. Other members of the proposed native title claim group should provide their name and contact details, the name of the Yandruwandha Yawarrawarrka apical ancestor from whom they descend, and a description of how they identify as, and are recognised by other Yandruwandha Yawarrawarrka as either Yandruwandha or Yawarrawarrka (or both).

Persons who satisfy the board of the YYTLOAC that they are Yandruwandha or Yawarrawarrka (or both) will be eligible to attend the authorisation meeting. All registration applications must be provided by close of business on Friday, 8 November 2019.

Some limited assistance including accommodation and transport will be available for the meeting and lunch and refreshments will be available during the day.

Brisbane 4000