South West Native Title deal slammed by Aboriginal elders

Elders declare Native Title deal “outrageous insult”  Indigenous Times 24 March 14

 One of the most senior Elders of the Noongar peoples, Richard Wilkes has slammed the South West Aboriginal Land and Sea Council’s (SWALSC) role in the $1.3 billion Native Title negotiations with the Western Australian State Government.

Mr Wilkes said the SWALSC had degenerated from a representative body of the Noongar peoples to a “collaborative body with the government”.

“They are no longer representing…(Subscribers only) http://www.nit.com.au/news/3499-elders-declare-native-title-deal-outrageous-insult.html

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