A practical guide for land developers, land users and managers, cultural heritage professionals and others who may have an impact on Aboriginal heritage. The title key message is that consultation and negotiation with Aboriginal stakeholders is the best way to address heritage issues.

These guidelines were developed to assist Natural Resource Managers assess and meet Southwest Catchments Council requirements under the Aboriginal Heritage Act 1972.

This booklet, developed by Perth Region NRM, aims to increase the understanding of the landcare community about Noongar history, culture and land management practices and the value it adds to protecting and managing our land and its history.