Aboriginal Shire Council

Napranum Aboriginal Shire Council

Welcome to the

Napranum Aboriginal Shire Council

Welcome to the

The Napranum Aboriginal Shire Council through its Mayor, councillors and staff provide services to the
residents living in Napranum community.

Napranum, meaning ‘meeting place’, is located 819 kilometers North West of Cairns on the western side of the
Cape York Peninsula.

Napranum is home to approximately 1000 Indigenous people who are descended from as many as 40
different groups from around Cape York Peninsula.

Latest News


Under the Water Supply (Safety and Reliability) Act 2008, Council is required to prepare this annual report for public view.

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Local Law Review

The Napranum Aboriginal Shire Council Local Laws that are now ready to be viewed by community members for feedback!

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Minister Stirling Hinchliffe visits Napranum

Minister Stirling Hinchliffe, Councillors and Staff with the new State funded bus

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New Bin Days

Napranum Council Bin day is now running twice a week, every Monday & Thursday

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Community Events

Napranum Prep Classroom Open 2019

Do you have a child starting Prep in 2019? Or have children turning 5 before the 30th June 2019? Please come and see the teachers to discuss what is happening next year.


Job Vacancies

Community Support Worker and Kitchen Hand

Animal Management Worker

Bus Driver


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The Napranum Shire Council values your feedback and is committed to improving our services to the community.

You can voice your opinions, concerns and provide feedback at our monthly Have Your Say Day meetings.

Alternatively, you can send us a message through our contact form

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