Entries by Wangan and Jagalingou

EXPLAINER: Representation of W&J

REPRESENTATION OF THE WANGAN AND JAGALINGOU PEOPLE (W&J) Note: There has been considerable misinformation about “disunity” within the W&J , purposefully amplified by Adani to serve the company’s interests, and questions raised about Adrian Burragubba’s authority to act and speak on the W&J’s behalf by Adani and others. This briefer clarifies this –  and provides […]

NEXT, FEDERAL COURT: WANGAN & JAGALINGOU STAND STRONGER THAN EVER TO STOP ADANI CARMICHAEL

MEDIA STATEMENT – 21 August 2015 The Wangan and Jagalingou people, traditional owners of Queensland’s Galilee Basin,  today announce we have formally reconstituted the group representing our native title claim, and now stand together stronger than ever for our imminent fight in the Federal Court to stop Adani’s Carmichael coal mine, the biggest in Australian […]

Letter to Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk

Dear Premier, Respecting our People, Country and Right – a meeting request re Wangan & Jagalingou concerns regarding the proposed Adani Carmichael Mine Congratulations on your ascent to the Premiership. We wish you success in this important role and look forward to the possibility of a constructive new dialogue with you, and between your government […]