The Gundungurra Native Title Claim Group and the State of New South Wales, Minister administering the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974 (NSW), Director General under the National Parks and Wildlife Act 1974 (NSW), Sydney Catchment Authority, Director General of Department of Trade and Investment, Regional Infrastructure and Services, delegate of the Forestry Commission of New South Wales and Blue Mountains City Council propose to enter into an area Indigenous Land Use Agreement (Area Agreement) (ILUA) pursuant to Subdivision C of division 3 of Part 2 of the Native Title Act 1993 (Cth). The objects of the ILUA in which the State of New South Wales will acknowledge the Gundungurra People identify as the successors of the traditional owners at the time of sovereignty of the ILUA area are:
The ILUA area is as show on the map above and is within the area covered by the above listed Native Title Claims which are registered Native Title Claims. The Gundungurra Native Title Claim Group as described in the ILUA is all present and past members of Gundungurra Tribal Council Aboriginal Corporation, all present and past members of Gundungurra Aboriginal Heritage Association.
The ILUA area does not include any area within any other Native Title Claim.
An authorization meeting regarding the ILUA will be held at Katoomba, New South Wales as follows:
|Date:||Sunday 8 December 2013|
|Time:||10:00am to 1:00pm|
|Place:||Blue Mountains Region office, National Parks & Wildlife Services, 38 Whitton Street, North Katoomba.|
|NPWS and OEH is not directly involved nor have any part in the Gundungurrra Authorisation meeting|
|Purpose:||To authorize the ILUA between the Gundungurra Native Title Claim Group and the State of New South Wales.|
You are invited to attend the Authorisation Meeting if you consider you are a member of the Gundungurra Native Title Claim Group or that you may hold Native Title in relation to the ILUA area.
Note: If you intend to come to the Authorisation Meeting you must register your interest so that arrangements can be made for catering and logistics.
Registering your interest
If you consider that either:
you are invited to register your interest by Friday 29 November 2013 by providing details of:
Responses should be directed to:
Kathleen Brown or Dawn Harris on:
Phone: 0247 829 767 or
Post: Gundungurra Tribal Council Aboriginal Corporation, 14 Oak Street, Katoomba. NSW 2780