Aboriginal land rights

Parts of Kakadu National Park will be returned to traditional owners under a bill passed by the Parliament. 

Feb 27, 2019

The Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Amendment Bill 2018 will also resolve a number of outstanding native title claims in the Northern Territory. Introducing the bill, the Assistant Minister to the Prime Minister, Senator the Hon James McGrath, said, ‘The Government is committed to the recognition of Indigenous land through statutory land rights and native title.’