On Thu, Nov 13, 2003 at 09:53:57AM +1100, wrote:
> LK wrote "The fortunate thing is that there are no fences when you get
> into the real outback."
> Hmmmm, OK, but in the vast majority of cases someone still owns, or
> leases, the land and the laws of trespass still hold. I'm sure this
> was written very much tongue on cheek.
In the cases of pastoral leases, ~40% of Australia, the land has not been
leased, grazing rights have been leased and leasees may be prohibited
from conducting other activities on the land.
I know laws regarding access to pastoral leases differ from state to
state but they are certainly different to those for freehold land.
I think we should have reasonable access to (most of) pastoral leases
for activities such as bird watching which do not intefere with pastoral
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