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Girramay People

Category: People
Sub Category:Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander | Native Title Holders (Native Title Act)
Place:
State/Country:Queensland, Australia
Subject Matter:Native Title
Summary Information:

AIATSIS Thesaurus language code and map grid reference: (Y127) (Qld SE55-06)

For more information, refer to the AIATSIS Thesauri (see reference below).

Detailed Information:

The Girramay people's rights and interests were recognised in the following consent determinations:

  • Abraham Muriata on behalf of the Girramay People v The State of Queensland [2009] FCA 1450
  • Muriata on behalf of the Girramay People #2 v State of Queensland [2018] FCA 1120

The Girramay people are the descendants of one or more of the following people:

  • Charles Williams
  • Bella Williams (Yurbil)
  • Rosie Williams (Djarrmay) (aka Rosie Runaway)
  • Clara Williams (aka Clara Boogal)
  • Clarke Kennedy (Blencoe)
  • Jimmy Beeron (Yalbiri)
  • Jimmy Bugal (Nganygarru)
  • Jimmy Henry (Manidjunayi)
  • Jimmy Wallaby (Billycan) and his wife Maggie (Ridjar)
  • Walter Cardwell (aka Simpson) (aka Blackman) (aka Djubarriny)
  • Tommy Dickman (Dubulmani) (aka Tommy Dingman)
  • Louisa Balli, the wife of Tommy Dickman (Dubulmani) aka Tommy Dingman
  • One Arm Jack (Manguburur)
  • Cissy (Ganabulan)
  • Claire (mother of Lily Murray nee Wade)
  • Billy and his wife Jenny (including Charlie Clark Kennedy)
  • Polly Wyle(s)
  • Tommy Djingadjinga (Budalayiny)
  • Charlie Nolan (Ibirri)
  • Charlie Nolan's mother sister Ngawu (Marnie)
  • Jimmy Jacobs (Rindin)
  • Toby McAvoy
  • Johnny Dallachy
  • Billy Murray (Walguy aka Walguyi) and Nellie Murray (Mudjunin)
  • Frank McLean (aka Frank Barry) (Gandigurrungu) and his wife Nellie
  • Mailman.



Related Entries

Agreement
  • Wet Tropics Regional Agreement - Signatory
  • Abraham Muriata on behalf of the Girramay People v State of Queensland & Ors [2009] FCA 1450
  • Girramay/Cassowary Coast Regional Council Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Abraham Muriata on his own behalf and on behalf of the Girramay People, Girramay People Aboriginal Corporation, Cassowary Coast Regional Council and State of Queensland Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Girramay People and State of QLD and Brazier Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Ergon Energy and Girramay Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Girramay People #2 and Cassowary Coast Regional Council Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Girramay People Tenure Resolution Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Tablelands Regional Council Girramay People #2 Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Muriata on behalf of the Girramay People #2 v State of Queensland [2018] FCA 1120
  • Organisation
  • Girringun and Elders Reference Group Aboriginal Corporation
  • Girringun Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC
  • People
  • Abraham Muriata & another on behalf of the Girramay People #2
  • Abraham Muriata and Claude Beeron on their own behalf and on behalf of the Girramay People
  • Abraham Muriata and Claude Beeron on behalf of the Girramay People #2

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