Mayor’s Christmas Message for 2023

Mayor’s Christmas Message for 2023

Season’s Greetings One of the blessings of this time of the year is that Christmas is a time of hope, of giving and of spreading love.There will be many ways in which we celebrate this season in our lives. Each family is different. Each celebration will be...
The Voice to Parliament

The Voice to Parliament

A referendum on the proposed Voice to Parliament will be held on 14 October. Aurukun Mayor Keri Tamwoy said a Voice to Parliament would give the Wik people and First Nations people around Australia a say in decisions affecting their health, education and living...
Aurukun artist wins top CIAF award

Aurukun artist wins top CIAF award

Aurukun artist Janet Koongotema has won the Cairns Indigenous Art Fair’s top art award for 2023, the Premier’s Award for Excellence. The Winchanam Elder’s work is presented by ReDot Fine Art Gallery and Dreamcoat Paint Studio in association with the Wik and Kugu Arts...