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Author Lyon, Pamela, author

Title We are staying : the Alyawarre struggle for land at Lake Nash / Pamela Lyon and Michael Parsons
Published Alice Springs, N.T. : Institute for Aboriginal Development, 1989


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Description viii, 239 pages : illustrations, facsimile, map, portraits. ; 24 cm
Contents Includes index
Summary History of Alpurrurulam Communitys political and legal action to secure living area on pastoral station; violent conflict, dispossession, resettlement; treatment of Aboriginal pastoral workers, Northern Australian Workers Union Lake Nash strike, equal wages campaign, living and working conditions; government policy, land rights legislation; Lake Nash Land Claim; disputes, negotiations re sub-lease, proposed relocation to Bathurst Downs, excision, easement agreement Alpurrurulam Land Aboriginal Corporation; roles of Commonwealth and Northern Territory governments, Department of Aboriginal Affairs, Ian Pitman, Central Land Council, Office of Aboriginal Liaison, George Ormrod, Swift Australia Company Pty Ltd, Arthur Bassingthwaighte, Percy Crumblin, King Ranch Australia Pty Ltd, Georgina Downs Pty Ltd, Harry Campbell, Lesley Reilly, Reverend Jim Downing, Nugget Smith, Tommy Turner, Pompie Turner
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 232-235
Notes Copy 3 - donation from Tom Austen Brown collection
Subject Bassingthwaighte, Arthur
Campbell, Harry.
Crumblin, Percy
Downing, Jim.
Ormrod, George
Pitman, Ian
Reilly, Lesley
Smith, Nugget
Turner, Pompie
Turner, Tommy.
Australia. Department of Aboriginal Affairs.
Australia. Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976.
Northern Territory. Office of Aboriginal Liaison
Alpurrurulam Land Aboriginal Corporation
Central Land Council (Australia)
Georgina Downs Pty Ltd
King Ranch Australia Pty Ltd
Swift Australia Company Pty. Ltd
Aboriginal Australians -- Government policy.
Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure -- Australia -- Lake Nash Region (N.T.)
Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure -- Australia -- Central Australia.
Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure -- Australia, Northern.
Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Lake Nash Region
Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Lake Nash region
Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure -- Australia -- Northern Territory.
Aboriginal Australians -- Land tenure.
Aboriginal Australians -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Aboriginal Australians -- Northern Territory -- Lake Nash
Aboriginal Australians -- Social conditions.
Aboriginal Australians -- 20th century.
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Lake Nash Region (N.T.)
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Northern Territory -- Lake Nash Region
Aboriginal Australians -- Australia -- Northern Territory.
Alyawarra (Australian people) -- Land tenure.
Alyawarra (Australian people) -- Social conditions.
Alyawarra (Australian people) -- Social life and customs.
Alyawarra (Australian people)
Alyawarra (Australian people) -- Legal status, laws, etc.
Alyawarra (Australian people) -- Australia -- Northern Territory.
Stockmen -- Australia, Central
Lake Nash (N.T.)
Lake Nash (N.T.) -- Social life and customs
Author Parsons, Michael, author
Central Land Council (Australia), issuing body
LC no. 90188119
ISBN 0731674588