Traditionally, Gangalidda country stretches from the Leichhardt River, west to Massacre Inlet. The extent of this core area has never been disputed with our neighbours. We have strong ties to our country, our cultural heritage and our traditional estates. Through anthropological studies conducted as part of our native title claims we have been able to demonstrate our connection to country and purposely map the area of our traditional family estates.
There is no disputing the natural beauty of our traditional country. From the ocean to the sandstone escarpments, the saltpans to the untamed rivers there are thousands of critters and plants that call our country home.
The savannah area of northern Australia is one of the largest naturally intact areas remaining on earth. Our coastal fringe supports 27 different species of mangrove, extensive seagrass meadows and a vast array of other marine species.Read more