This highly regarded text provides a comprehensive review of real property law and some aspects of personal property law in all the Australian states and territories. It incorporates the many developments in both statute and case law since the last edition, including case law at appellate level in the areas of Torrens title, native title, adverse possession, co-ownership, freehold covenants and leases. Cases and materials are linked with extensive practical and critical commentary to provide an in-depth treatment of the legal principles of property law. The book provides a wide selection of reading materials for the teaching of property law in an Australian law school. It will also be a valuable reference work for practitioners in the field of property law. For the first time, this book is accompanied by a CD-ROM which contains the full text of all the cited statutory provisions, as well as quizzes on the most important material and exam questions with model answers.