Directors and management of the Company recognise and respect
the cultural and spiritual significance of the land to the
indigenous peoples of Australia.
Comet Ridge will work closely with interested community groups
and individuals to identify significant sites and any impact
that these activities may have on them.
Comet Ridge is committed to reaching mutually agreeable outcomes
on the effects of its activities on cultural and spiritual
Comet Ridge will specifically undertake to:
- Respect and protect cultural heritage sites of regional
significance and sites of local spiritual significance;
- Embrace the intent and comply with the provisions of the
Native Title Act and the relevant Petroleum Acts;
- Communicate openly with Aboriginal people and local communities
so that all relevant issues may be aired and understood
by the participants; and
- Involve Aboriginal people in the conduct of Comet Ridge
operations’ where these operations impact on their
cultural and spiritual heritage.
Comet Ridge is committed to the ongoing monitoring of the
implementation of this policy and to amending its approach
if the policy proves to be inadequate.