Community Safety Plan

 The Aurukun Community Safety plan outlines how we will build on the strength, pride, beauty and richness of our unique and ancient people, values, lore customs and culture and maximizes opporotunities for local social, cultural, recreational, educational and economic growth and development.

Community Safety Plan 2013-2014

The Community Safety Plan for 2016-2017 is currently being developed by the Community Safety Committee. The focus is firmly on providing a safe and secure community for all of its residents, especially women and children. The updated plan will be uploaded once finalised.

Latest News

COVID-19 case in Aurukun

A case of COVID-19 has been detected in Aurukun.  All community members are encouraged to continue to social distance, wear masks when indoors except when at home and wash hands often.  Should anyone start to have symptoms of COVID-19 such as a sore throat, runny...

Community message from Mayor Keri Tamwoy

I am concerned that our neighbouring community of Weipa has increasing numbers of Covid-19 cases over the past couple of days. Medical experts tell me there is no way we can stop Covid from coming to Aurukun. We must work together as a community to slow the spread and...