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Recognitions as made
This instrument recognises the Gurang Land Council Aboriginal Corporation as the representative Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander body for the transitionally affected area described in Schedule 1.
Administered by: Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs
Exempt from sunsetting by the Legislative Instruments Act 2003 s 54(2) item 26
Registered 28 Jun 2007
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR07-Aug-2007
Tabled Senate07-Aug-2007
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2014
Repealed by Spent and Redundant Instruments Repeal Regulation 2014

 

Commonwealth of Australia

 

Native Title Act 1993

 

Subsection 203AD(1A)

 

 

 

Recognition as Representative Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander Body

2007 (No.  9)

 

 

I, Mal Brough, Minister for Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs, acting under subsection 203AD(1A) of the Native Title Act 1993, recognise Gurang Land Council Aboriginal Corporation as the representative Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander body for the transitionally affected area described in Schedule 1.

 

This recognition commences on 1 July 2007 and ceases to have effect at the end of 30 June 2008.

 

Dated   18      June 2007.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mal Brough

 

Minister for Families, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs

 


Schedule 1

 

Description of transitionally affected area

(Queensland Central)

 

1.      The Queensland Central area is the area of land and waters bounded by a line commencing at the intersection of the northern boundary of the 1991 Local Government Area (LGA) of Broadsound and the coastline of mainland Australia, and then proceeding due east in a straight line to the intersection with the Exclusive Economic Zone of Australia (EEZ), then generally southerly along the eastern boundary of that EEZ to a point that is due east of the intersection of the centre thread of Wide Bay Harbour and the coastline of mainland Australia, then by a line due west to the aforesaid intersection, then generally westerly along the centreline of that Harbour to the intersection with the centre thread of Tin Can Inlet, then generally southerly along the centreline of that Inlet to the intersection with the centre thread of Teebar Creek, then generally south-westerly along the centreline of that Creek to a point on the centreline of Teebar Creek and north of the intersection of the southern boundary of the 1991 Local Government Area (LGA) of Tiaro and the southern bank of Teebar Creek, then south by a straight line to that intersection, then generally westerly along the southern boundary of Tiaro LGA to its intersection with Woocoo LGA, then generally westerly along the southern boundary of that LGA to its intersection with Gayndah LGA, then generally westerly along the southern boundary of that LGA to its intersection with Mundubbera LGA, then generally westerly and northerly along the southern and western boundaries of that LGA to its intersection with Eidsvold LGA, then generally westerly along the southern boundary of that LGA to its intersection with Taroom LGA, then generally southerly, westerly and northerly along the eastern, southern and western boundaries of that LGA to its intersection with Bauhinia LGA, then generally north-westerly along the southern boundary of that LGA to its intersection with Tambo LGA, then generally southerly and westerly along the eastern and southern boundaries of that LGA to its intersection with Blackall LGA, then generally north-westerly along the southern boundary of that LGA to its intersection with Isisford LGA, then generally south-westerly, north-westerly, south-westerly and northerly along the eastern, southern and western boundaries of that LGA to its intersection with Longreach LGA, then generally westerly and northerly along the southern and western boundaries of that LGA to its intersection with Winton LGA, then generally westerly, northerly and easterly along the southern, western and northern boundaries of that LGA to its intersection with Aramac LGA, then generally easterly along the northern boundary of that LGA to its intersection with Belyando LGA, then generally northerly and easterly along the western and northern boundaries of that LGA to its intersection with Broadsound LGA, and then generally easterly along the northern boundary of that LGA to the point where the line began.

 

2.      In this Schedule:

exclusive economic zone means the exclusive economic zone within the meaning of the Seas and Submerged Lands Act 1973.