35 Aboriginal heritage sites wrongly removed are yet to be afforded protection by the state

Thirty five Aboriginal heritage sites that were wrongly removed from the protection of the Aboriginal Heritage Act 1972 since 2011, are still yet to be reinstated to the heritage register by the WA government. This is despite it being more than a year after the Perth Supreme Court in December 2014 found the WA government’s removal of these sites from the register was invalid. In the meantime, these sites that have been wrongly removed from the state register are receiving NO LEGAL PROTECTION from the legislation.

2016-02-26 QWON DAA Review of 35 Heritage Places

2016-02-26 QWON DAA Review of 35 Heritage Places

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