• CYLC Re-recognised for a three year period (1 July 2010 - 30 June 2013);
  • The repeat of a pleasing financial performance with a further unqualified Financial report;
  • The acceptance by the members of CYLC and ORATSIC of the CYLC Constitution 2007, making the organisation CATSI compliant;
  • Strathgordon Native Title Determination on 27 July 2007 and PBC Incorporated;
  • Eastern Kuku Yalanji Native Title Determination on 9 December 2007;
  • Fifteen Eastern Kuku Yalanji ILUAs registered by the National Native Title Tribunal in October 2007;
  • Jabalbina Yalanji Aboriginal Corporation (PBC and Land Trust) incorporated in October 2007;
  • Cape York Peninsula Heritage Act 2007 (Qld) passed in October 2007 creating a number of firsts for Cape York Peninsula including:
  • Joint management of National Parks;
  • Changes to Wild Rivers – the Wild Rivers Act will be changed so Native Title is protected and water allocations are made to each community for development;
  • Vegetation clearing;
  • Acquisition money.
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