Recent Cases

Gomeroi People v Santos NSW Pty Ltd and Santos NSW (Narrabri Gas) Pty Ltd (No 2) [2024] FCAFC 49 (12 April 2024) (Mortimer CJ; Rangiah and O’Bryan JJ)


NATIONAL NATIVE TITLE TRIBUNAL – appeal – appropriate orders for remittal of proceeding where appeal allowed on one ground only – s 169(7) Native Title Act 1993 (Cth) – order made remitting matter to heard by the National Native Title Tribunal without further evidence, subject only to proper cause being shown and the Tribunal being satisfied it is appropriate to permit further evidence to be adduced

COSTS – where parties agree there should be no order as to costs