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Indigenous clan takes land council to court over $29m in claimed losses from Muckaty Station debacle

Bob Gosford July 26, 2017

Old wounds will be re-opened in the Federal Court after disgruntled Aboriginal Australians filed an action against the Northern Land Council for allegedly losing them large sums of money after canning the Muckaty Station nuclear waste dump proposal.

Muckaty opponents on dangerous ground: the NLC responds

Muckaty opponents on dangerous ground: the NLC responds

Crikey June 23, 2014 1 Comment

Northern Land Council media officer Murray McLaughlin responds to claims made in Crikey last week by opponents of the shelved Muckaty Station nuclear dump.

Muckaty battle won, but war far from over

Muckaty battle won, but war far from over

Crikey June 20, 2014 3 Comments

The Warlmanpa have successfully blocked government plans to put a nuclear waste dump on their land. But will that be the end of the story?

Crikey Clarifier: should nuclear waste be stored at Muckaty Station?

Crikey Clarifier: should nuclear waste be stored at Muckaty Station?

Crikey November 20, 2013 8 Comments

Newly minted NT Senator Nova Peris used her maiden speech to denounce plans to put a nuclear waste dump at Muckaty Station, raising concerns about the impact on indigenous people. Freelance writer Sally Whyte takes a look at the issue.