Home ownership on Indigenous land now a reality in Yarrabah

Home ownership through the sale of social housing on communally-held Indigenous land in Queensland is now a reality with the settlement of proud Gunggandji woman, Ailsa Lively’s first home loan in Yarrabah on 22 October 2014.

Ms Lively, a resident of the Yarrabah community, and a mother of three, has paved the way for other Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people living in social housing in Far North Queensland to purchase their own home.

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