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Standard unused rectangular black and white steel sign that designates a registered Aboriginal sacred site

1999.0005.0004

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Standard unused rectangular black and white steel sign that designates a registered Aboriginal sacred site

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Standard rectangular steel sign for a Registered Sacred Site. It has black text on a white background, and it states 'Registered Sacred Site. Beyond this point lies an area of traditional significance to Aboriginal people. Under Section 31 of the Aboriginal Sacred Sites Act (NT) 1978, unauthorised entry upon a Sacred Site carries a penalty of $1000 one thousand dollars. By request of the traditional owners.'.

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