Real Property

Third Edition

Geoffrey Moore

Real Property

Third Edition

Geoffrey Moore






31 Jan 2012




$117.95 AUD

$135.99 NZD

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Real Property 3rd edition covers the essential elements of property law for NSW. Perfect to introduce students to property law, this text is well-structured and written in a style that will appeal to undergraduates. It sets out the salient principles of property law together with quotations from cases and materials to enable the student to better appreciate the judicial reason behind the principles enunciated.

Key Features

  • Excellent length and weight of material for a one-semester course.
  • Clear, detailed explanation of key cases (particularly High Court cases and the judges’ reasoning) makes the material more accessible to students.
  • Author’s experience from both a professional and academic background ensures a well-rounded text.

New to this Edition

  • New chapters on common law and statutory Native Title
  • New chapters on Mabo and Wik
  • New chapter on the doctrine of tenures and estates
  • Updated throughout


1. The Meaning Of Land

2. Fixtures And Waste

3. Torrens Title: Indefeasibility Of Title And Exceptions

4. Torrens Title: Priorities Between Unregistered Interests

5. Old System Title

6. Co-Ownership

7. Mortgages

8. Leases

9. Easements

10. Positive Covenants

11. Restrictive Covenants

12. The Doctrine Of Tenure And Estates

13. Native Title: The Mabo (No. 2) Case

14. Native Title: The Wik Peoples Case

15. Native Title At Common Law

16. Native Title Act 1993


Geoffrey Moore , Senior Lecturer, University of Technology, Sydney

Geoffrey Moore is a senior lecturer in the Faculty of Law, University of Technology, Sydney. A Barrister of the Supreme Courts of NSW and ACT, and of the High Court of Australia, Geoff is a recognised expert in the area of property law.