Homes Under Threat
Mining Company Repossesses Aboriginal Land
The community are outraged at the companies decision to remove Jagamarra and his grandson from their home and will be petitioning Wyndham City Council to appeal the decision. It is unclear where Jagamarra and his grandson will relocate, or if any compensation has been offered to the family.
Indigenous housing and infrastructure has been touted a priority of the Australian and Northern Territory Governments. More than $1.7 billion is being invested over 10 years to improve Indigenous housing in the Territory.