David Cox (Barndu)

Posted: May 23rd, 2017

David Cox is an elder, applicant, and working group member for the Yinhawangka claim group. He was born and raised on Rocklea Station in Yinhawangka country, and has worked as a stockman mustering sheep and cattle across the Pilbara. In the 1990’s, David moved to the Bellary Springs community where he lives today.

David is passionate about Yinhawangka law, land, and culture. He provided preservation evidence in support of the Yinhawangka claim to the Federal Court in 2014. David was elected as the Yinhawangka member of the Pilbara Regional Committee on 16 May 2017.