Native Title Law Database

The Native Title Law Database is the most comprehensive collection of publicly accessible native title case and legislation summaries in Australia. Previously published as What's New in Native Title, the database is a key resource for traditional owners, practitioners and researchers.

Each item includes a summary and link to the source judgement or piece of legislation. Use the Search all function to search by legal issue or subject, court, native title or language group names, year, jurisdiction, and any other keywords or phrases.

Summaries of cases and legislation from 2012 are now available on the database. Summaries of earlier legal developments will become available on a rolling basis.

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Search across all case, legislation and year fields.
E.g. Worimi 2018
Title Year Issues Legislation considered
Mundraby on behalf of the Combined Mandingalbay Yidinji-Gunggandji People v State of Queensland [2012] FCA 1039 2012 Consent determination s 87A Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)
Graham on behalf of the Ngadju People v State of Western Australia [2012] FCA 1003 2012 Joinder s 84 Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)
Lungunan v State of Western Australia [2012] FCA 78 2012 Applicant s 66B Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)
Taylor v Fortescue Metals Group Ltd [2012] FCA 52 2012 Right to negotiate s 38 Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)
Velickovic v State of Western Australia [2012] FCA 782 2012 Authorisation, Overlap s 190C Native Title Act 1993 (Cth), s 251B Native Title Act 1993 (Cth), s 61 Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)
Malay v State of Western Australia [2012] FCA 369 2012 Dismissal s 190F Native Title Act 1993 (Cth)
Wyman on behalf of the Bidjara People v State of Queensland [2012] FCA 397 2012 Connection - anthropological report, Injunction