Our Projects

Brookdale Contractors Access


CLIENT: The Buckley Family Trust

The Buckley Family Trust acquired a large parcel of Rural land in the Town of Port Hedland. Despite informal access existing to the nearby Great Northern Highway, the crossover and driveway were across Crown Land.

RFF was appointed to assist in overall approvals for logistics operations from the site which including formalising legal rights of access using the existing driveway and crossover from the Highway.

RFF secure support from the Town of Port Hedland (including Development Approvals) as well as the Traditional Owners, enabling a Crown Licence to be issued over the access way initially and then the amalgamation of around 11ha of Unallocated Crown Land into the existing Freehold Land Parcel, legalising the road access.


Our Involvement

  • Negotiation with Traditional Owners;

  • Negotiation with Mining Tenement Holders;

  • Engagement with Departments of Planning Land and Heritage;

  • Securing Resolutions for Approval and Amalgamation from the Town of Port Hedland

  • Ongoing Client Representation with the Department through the Taking Process and Final Crown Land Amalgamation.