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Cobourg Peninsula Aboriginal Land, Sanctuary and Marine Park Act 1996 (NT)

Category: Legislation
Binomial Name: Northern Territory
Sub Category:Legislation
Location:Northern Territory, Australia
URL: http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/legis/nt/consol_act/cpalsampa527/
Summary Information:
In 1996 the Cobourg Peninsula Land and Sanctuary Act 1981 (NT) was amended by the Cobourg Peninsula Aboriginal Land, Sanctuary and Marine Park Act 1996 (NT) to extend the powers of the Cobourg Peninsula Sanctuary Board to include supervision of the management of the adjacent Cobourg Marine Park, which includes customary marine clan estates of the Traditional Owners.

The Act is an act 'to acknowledge and secure the right of Aboriginals to occupy and use certain land on the Cobourg Peninsula in the Northern Territory of Australia, to vest that land in trustees for Aboriginals, to declare that land to be a national park, making certain provisions relating to the management of adjacent marine areas and for related purposes' (long title).

Related Entries

Organisation
  • Northern Territory of Australia
  • Cobourg Peninsula Sanctuary Land Trust
  • Northern Land Council
  • Parks and Wildlife Commission of the Northern Territory
  • Event
  • Garig Gunak Barlu National Park Plan of Management
  • Legislation
  • Cobourg Peninsula Aboriginal Land and Sanctuary Act 1981 (NT) - Later known as
  • Aboriginal Land Act 1992 (NT)
  • Aboriginal Land Rights (Northern Territory) Act 1976 (Cth)
  • Territory Parks and Wildlife Conservation Act
  • Place
  • Garig Gunak Barlu National Park

  • References

    Resource
    Northern Territory Consolidated Legislation (1996) Cobourg Peninsula Aboriginal Land, Sanctuary and Marine Park Act 1996 (NT)

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