Elected
Representatives

Cr Janita Motton

Mayor

Mayor Motton was elected as Mayor in 2020.

Portfolio/responsibilities

Mayor Motton’s focus is to build the independence of the Napranum Community, maintain and improve strong, positive relationships between Council, Community members and Stakeholders within Napranum, Weipa and surrounding Communities in the Cape.

Mayor Motton’s portfolio includes
  • Housing
  • Education
  • Health
  • Social Services & Local Thriving Communities
  • Sports, Recreation, Arts and Events
  • Water and Sewerage Services & Environment (waste management)
  • Alcohol Management Plans
  • Policing and Justice
  • Financial Management
Contact Details

Phone: 4090 5600
Email: mayor@napranum.qld.gov.au

Cr Kaylene Jawai

Councillor

Cr. Jawai was elected in 2020 and is serving her first term as Councillor.

Portfolio/responsibilities

Cr. Jawai has served as a Director for the Western Cape Communities Coordinating Committee in the past.

Cr. Jawai’s portfolio includes
  • Education
  • Social Services & Local Thriving Communities
  • Health
  • Recreation, Arts and Events
Contact Details

Phone: 4090 5600
Email: cr.kaylene.jawai@napranum.qld.gov.au

Cr Margie Adidi

Councillor

Cr. Adidi is serving her second term as Councillor.

Portfolio/responsibilities

Cr. Adidi’s passion remains in the development and support of the Napranum Community.

Cr. Adidi’s portfolio includes
  • Education
  • Recreation, Arts and Events
  • Sports
Contact Details

Phone: 4090 5600
Email: cr.margie.adidi@napranum.qld.gov.au

Cr Egito Mairu

Councillor

Cr. Mairu was elected in 2020 and is serving his first term as Councillor.

Portfolio/responsibilities

Cr. Mairu is passionate about the continuous growth of local employment.

Cr. Mairu’s portfolio includes
  • Alcohol Management
  • Policing and Justice
  • Sports
  • Water and Sewerage Services & Environment (waste management)
Contact Details

Phone: 4090 5600
Email: cr.egito.mairu@napranum.qld.gov.au

Cr Roy Chevathen

Deputy Mayor

Cr. Chevathen was elected as Councillor in the 2022 By-Election.

Cr. Chevathen’s portfolio includes
  • Housing
  • Health, Social Services & Local Thriving Communities
  • Policing & Justice
  • Alcohol Management Plans
  • Financial Management
Contact Details

Phone: 4090 5600
Email: cr.roy.chevathen@napranum.qld.gov.au