Aboriginals (PI) Regulations Muckaty Station 1950

Narional Archives of Australia Darwin Office CRS F315/0 Item 1949/393A Part 3 Patrol Officers Reports - All Patrol Officers 1949 Aboriginals (Pastoral Industry) Regulations Muckaty Station 1950 Copyright P J Mackett, 2006 Aboriginals (PI) Regulations Muckaty Station 1950 MUCKATY STATION Owner and Manager - Mr A Ulyatt Area - 450 square miles Grazing Licence - Nos 972, 904, 1052 Situation - 390 miles north of Alice Springs, then 5 miles west of North-South Road to homestead. Bounded on the north by Helen Springs Station, east and south by Banka Banka Station, west to Crown Land (desert). Licence Aboriginals - No 205, issued at Newcastle Waters Police Station current to 30. 6.1951. Inspection - 16th, 17th and 18th July 1950 This report covers :- (1) Nominal Roll of Employees (2) Wages and Credits (3) Method of Payment (4) Dependents and Family Groups (5) General (includes Rations, Accomodation, Stores and Clothing). (1) Nominal Roll of Employees as at 30. 6.1950 Name Aboriginal Name Occupation Frank Pyangoo Stockboy Powder Wanaguleri Stockboy Wonga Stockboy Norah Jumbo-allie Domestic Casual Employees Name Agboriginal Name Age Maudie Gibardee 60 Polly 40 (Goat shepherd) Sloper 80 The above are employed occasionally, but receive rations and tobacco all the time. Supported by the Station, no maintenance is claimed. Employees are all rationed by the Station, but only work intermittently when there is mustering, branding, etc to be done. Contract work is occasionally available, and one boy, Wonga), earned 3/7/0 cutting posts at 6d each. (2) Wages and Credits (3) Method of Payment (4) Dependents and Family Groups Tribal dependants on charge to Native Affairs Branch pending Child Endowment - one only - Philip. Father - Frank Pyangoo Mother - Norah Jumbo-allie Children - Hilda Wal-wai-mainya 13 yrs Philip Jann-unna 11 yrs Supported by the Station Sloper Wunna-mulla 80 yrs (5) General Joh E Bray At Muckaty Station 18th July 1950