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Kariyarra People and State of Western Australia Indigenous Land Use Agreement

The Kariyarra People celebrated the signing of the Indigenous Land Use Agreement with the State of Western Australia on 29 September 2017 in Port Hedland. This was a landmark occasion. Since 2011, the Kariyarra People have been engaged in negotiations with the State of Western Australia regarding compensation for the expansion of the Port Hedland Port and a residential area in South Hedland; acts which occurred within the Kariyarra native title claim.

170929 Kariyarra ILUA Signing photo