NEW SOUTH WALES: The chair of an Aboriginal land council accused of taking bribes from property developers pushed their scheme to develop prime land on the NSW south coast even after it was shot down for lack of consultation.
NEW SOUTH WALES: A property developer who bribed an Aboriginal land council in a bid to secure prime real estate at below-market prices visited a number of them across NSW, a corruption inquiry has been told.
NEW SOUTH WALES: Ron Mason chaired an Aboriginal land council stacked with his family members and received payments from property developers ready to buy prime real estate at well below market value, a corruption inquiry has heard.
NEW SOUTH WALES: Senior figures within the Wagonga Local Aboriginal Land Council were prepared to sacrifice millions of dollars in benefits to their members in exchange for small cash payments, a corruption hearing in Sydney has heard.
NEW SOUTH WALES: Accused murderer Lucky Gattellari never thought he was breaking the law when he paid two land council members thousands of dollars during negotiations over prime properties on the NSW south coast.
NEW SOUTH WALES: An Independent Commission Against Corruption(ICAC) hearing has begun this morning into alleged corrupt conduct of some members of the executive of a South Coast Local Aboriginal Land Council.