The Tasmanian Government wants to change the Aboriginal Lands Act 1995, which will change the way land is managed, who and how we elect the council members for the Aboriginal Lands Council Tasmania, and how land is returned.
They are asking for feedback, and the consultation about the changes ends on Sunday, 24 July.
Tasmanian Aboriginal Centre is hearing the main issues to the changes put
forward by the Government are:
Revisions to Aboriginal Land Council Tasmania (ALCT) Elections The community does not ...
May 2019 Land Management Update
Burn Traverse Video
Election report card v1d summary
Election report card v1d full brief
October 12th 2016
Constitutional Recognition of Tasmanian Aboriginal people
Letter to the Editor Re: States first people to be properly recognised:
The state government Liberals and Labour parties are all about making themselves feel and
look good, by tabling a bill that is meant to benefit Aboriginal people.
This Bill only makes white people feel that they are doing something for us.
In reality adding Aboriginal people to the State constitution is a way of avoiding the real
issues rather than what can be done for the Aboriginal ...
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