North Queensland Land Council Native Title

Date listed: 30/11/2019
 

 


 

North Queensland Land Council Native Title

Representative Body Aboriginal Corporation

GUGU BADHUN PEOPLE NATIVE TITLE MEETINGS

Date:               Saturday, 30 November 2019

Time:              1.00pm to 4:00pm

Place:              Castle Hill Room, Hotel Grand Chancellor Townsville

334 Flinders Street, Townsville QLD 4810

 

This comprises of a notice of a “Community Meeting” and if appropriate, an “Authorisation Meeting” to discuss authorising the filing of a new native title claim over Gugu Badhun country as per the accompanying map.

 

The North Queensland Land Council invites the descendants (including through adoption or raising up in accordance with traditional laws and customs) of the following apical ancestors to attend:

 

  1. Bella, mother of Harry Goetz, Cissie McDowall, and Albert Brown;
  2. Lucy Shaw, mother of Richard Hoolihan, Mosley Dickman, and Jimmy Dickman;
  3. King Lava, father of Mariah Saddler;
  4. Nellie Rankin;
  5. Charlie Burdekin, father of Frank Burdekin, William Burdekin, Ernest Burdekin, Gertrude Burdekin, and Peter McDowell;
  6. Nancy Jordan, also known as Nancy Rose Lee and Nancy Ah Sam, wife of Harry Goetz;
  7. Nora Lee, also known as Laura and Laula, wife of Charlie Burdekin;
  8. Ceasar Murray;
  9. Minnie Tiger, also known as Big Minnie; and
  10. Skinny Minnie.

 

These are very important meetings for people who assert native title over this area as decision may be made to authorise a native title claim over that region.  In accordance with NQLC policy, assistance with travel and accommodation, etc, is available for Authorisation Meetings.  Please refer to “Travel Assistance” below.

 

COMMUNITY MEETING

Date:               Saturday, 30 November 2019

Time:              1.00pm to 2:30pm

Place:              Castle Hill Room, Hotel Grand Chancellor Townsville

334 Flinders Street, Townsville QLD 4810

Agenda:  Discussion of an Authorisation to file a new native title claim over Gugu Badhun country as per the accompanying map.

 

AUTHORISATION MEETING

(Subject to outcomes of Community Meeting)

Date:               Saturday, 30 November 2019

Time:              2.30pm to 4:00pm

Place:              Castle Hill Room, Hotel Grand Chancellor Townsville

334 Flinders Street, Townsville QLD 4810

 

Agenda:  Subject to the outcomes at the earlier Community Meeting, an Authorisation Meeting to file a new native title claim over Gugu Badhun country as per the accompanying map.  

 

Travel Assistance:  Should you require assistance with travel or wish to confirm your attendance for catering purposes, please contact Sharon Charger, Project Officer on Free Call  1800 814... or (07) 4421 ... by C.O.B Monday, 18 November 2019 for your travel request to be considered by NQLC Management.  Please note that any requests for assistance after this date will not be considered. 

334 Flinders Street, Townsville 4810