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Yungngora Aboriginal Corporation RNTBC

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Overview

The Yungngora Aboriginal Corporation is the Prescribed Body Corporate to the Noonkanbah determination and administers land on behalf Yungngora people. The determination arose from an application lodged with the National Native title Tribunal in March 1998. The consent determination recognises the Yungngora People’s native title rights 1811 sq km of land. The Federal Court decision determined that native title exists over the entire claim area and recognises exclusive and non-exclusive rights to land and water. These rights include, the right to enter and remain on the land and water, to camp and erect shelters, take and use natural resources, engage in ritual and ceremony and the to access, care for, maintain and protect areas of significance.

Managed by the Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)
AIATSIS acknowledges the funding support of the Native Title Branch of
the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet (PM&C).