Lhere Artepe Aboriginal Corporation
needs to be placed "back in the hands of the Arrernte people as the native title holders of Central Australia," says Ian McAdam
(see report below).
appointment as the chairman of town's native title organisation was confirmed today.
says the group, which is emerging from years of internal strife, "will play a bigger role in our community.
"We will focus on regaining the trust of forgotten native title holders and work hard to strengthen the relationship with the Alice Springs community as a whole.
"?The directors, drawn from the three estate groups, are:-
Antulye: Mr McAdam (chairperson); Willy Satour, Felicity Hayes and Janice Harris.
Lhere Artepe Aboriginal Corporation has a new chairman, Ian McAdam (pictured left), who is replacing Brian Stirling (pictured right), according to an executive member of the group.
Mr McAdam works for the education department and is the assistant director, Alice Springs Football Academy - The Clontarf Foundation.
is also a participant in the Desert Knowledge leadership program (its website is the source of Mr McAdam's
ERWIN CHLANDA reports.
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