In 1992 the High Court of Australia decided in Mabo v Queensland (No 2) that ‘the common law of this country recognises a form of native title which, in the cases where it has not been extinguished, reflects the entitlements of the indigenous inhabitants, in accordance with their laws or customs, to their traditional lands’.
"Reconciliation on the ground: meeting the challenges of native title mediation — Part 1,"
ADR Bulletin: Vol. 5
, Article 1.
Available at: http://epublications.bond.edu.au/adr/vol5/iss6/1