Appointment of Aboriginal Trustee, Veronica (Bonny) Barry

The Trustees of the Wiri Yuwiburra Community Benefits Trust (WYCBT) are pleased to announce the appointment of Bonny Barry to the vacant Aboriginal Trustee position. Bonny is a proud Kooma and Bidjara woman from Southwest Queensland. In particular, Bonny is excited about the opportunities that exist in the Trust’s ability to make a real difference […]

Court recognises Yuwibara People’s connection to local lands

Justice Robertson formally recognised the Yuwibara People’s physical, spiritual and emotional connection to more than 313,000 hectares of land and waters around Mackay, through a consent determination on 25 February 2020.  The Media Statement from the Minister for Natural Resources, Mines and Energy, The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham. http://statements.qld.gov.au/Statement/2020/2/25/court-recognises-yuwibara-peoples-connection-to-local-lands Back