As the native title representative body for the Yamatji and Pilbara regions of WA, YMAC is a not-for-profit Aboriginal corporation. We are run by an Aboriginal Board of Directors, with Regional Committees chosen by our members. Membership is open to all adult Yamatji and Marlpa people. Learn More
June 27th, 2022
Training Opportunity – Disputes and Conflict on the Board
June 22nd, 2022
Round five RED Grants NOW Open!
2022 PBC Regional Forum & Compensation Workshop
The National Native Title Council (NNTC), in conjunction with YMAC and the National Indigenous Australians Agency (NIAA), are hosting two events at The Woolshed (21 Robinson Street) in Carnarvon in July 2022.
Please note, NIAA will cover travel and accommodation costs for two representatives per PBC to attend.
Learn more here
2022 Annual On-Country Meetings
Joint Management Forum
YMAC is hosting a free online forum for WA Traditional Owners on Tuesday, 13 and Wednesday, 14 September 2022.
The forum will feature presentations and panel discussions on joint management experiences, both from within WA and nationwide, and ideas for how to improve the sector.
WA Traditional Owners (and their representative organisations) with involvement or an interest in joint management are encouraged to attend.
Learn more here
COVID-19 and visiting YMAC
All YMAC offices are currently open.
To minimise the risk of COVID transmission, we encourage you to consider if a face-to-face meeting or visit you are planning with YMAC staff can take place via an alternative method. All YMAC staff are available via email, phone, or online. Please call ahead to discuss.
YMAC staff will continue to wear face masks when meeting with clients and visitors. We may also request visitors wear masks to reduce risk to other meeting participants.
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Important Information for Members of the Mullewa Wadjari Community Native Title Claim
Re: Papertalk and Ors v State of WA and Ors WAD 21/2019, WAD 28/2019, WAD 32/2018, WAD 611/2018, WAD 30/2019, WAD 176/2019
Corser & Corser Lawyers, lawyers for Mullewa Wadjari Community native title claim, have requested YMAC to:
A Claim Meeting Notice is being issued to the members of the Mullewa Wadjari Community native title claim by Corser & Corser Lawyers, lawyers for Mullewa Wadjari Community native title claim. For further information contact Corser and Corser Lawyers on telephone 08 9215 0900.