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Author Australia. Aboriginal Land Rights Commission

Title Aboriginal Land Rights Commission : first report July 1973
Published Canberra : A.G.P.S., 1973
Canberra : Australian Government Publishing Service, 1973


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Description vi, 84 pages ; 26 cm
regular print
Series Parliamentary paper / Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia ; 1973 no 138
Contents The facts: Aborigines and their land; Aboriginal reserves and missions; Aborigines on cattle stations; Aborigines in towns; Aboriginal tribes and ethnic blocs -- The problems: Aboriginal reserves: the vesting of title; Existing rights; Other reserves and Crown lands; Pastoral leases; City and town dwellers; Incorporation; Funds; Land usage: grazing and agriculture, forestry, fisheries, tourists and visitors, services - roads, water, schools, hospitals, etc, conservation, mineral rights -- Recommendations and suggestions: regional councils, aid to smaller groups, incorporation, vesting of title, further submissions -- Summary : Appendixes: Aboriginal reserves; Descriptive notes of some Aboriginal communities: Bathurst and Melville Islands, Groote Eylandt, Yirrkala, Milingimbi, Maningrida, Hermannsburg, Santa Teresa, Yuendumu; Papunya; Docker River; Willowra -- Surveys of Aborigines on cattle stations -- Descriptions of tribes and ethnic blocs: Tiwi, Anintilyaugwa and Nunggupuyu, Murngin, Aranda, Kukatja/Luritja, Walpiri, Pintupi, Pitjantjatjara
Notes Chairman: A.E. Woodward
Subject Aboriginal Australians -- Government policy.
Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure.
Author Woodward, A. E. (Albert Edward), Sir, 1928-2010
ISBN 0642003327