CAAMA news 23-06-14

23rd Jun 2014

CAAMA News with: Paul Wiles

A lawyer from the team representing Muckaty traditional owners in the fight to protect their country from nuclear waste says that they went through complex litigation with grace and dignity while demonstrating a strength and tenacity to protect their land.

Kakadu traditional owners have also welcomed the Northern Land Council’s decision to withdraw the nomination for the radioactive waste dump at Muckaty.

Traditional Owners on Cape York have urged conservationist to respect their rights following the decision by the federal court to reverse the Wild Rivers Legislation.