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Local Authorities

Local Authorities give people living in Maningrida, Minjilang, Warruwi and Gunbalanya a direct say in how council services are provided, and how funds are spent in their communities.

Local Authorities, which came into effect on 1 July 2014, are comprised of community representatives and an elected Chairperson, who advise on specific Council community and social projects that impact on their community or region.

Gunbalanya

Andy Garnarradj (Chairperson)
Connie Nayinggul
Evonne Gumurdul
Henry Yates

Kenneth Garnarradj
Maxwell Garnarradj

 
ELECTED MEMBERS
Cr Davison Nawirridj
Cr Karl Srdinsek
Cr Otto Dann 

Maningrida

James Woods (Chairperson)
Jamie Yibarbuk
Jaqueline Phillips
Jessica Phillips
Manual Brown

Shane Namanurki

 
ELECTED MEMBERS
Mayor Matthew Ryan
Cr Julius Don Kernan
Cr Valda Bokmakarray
Cr David Jones

Minjilang

Matthew Nagarlbin (Chairperson)
Charles Yirrawala
Shane Wauchope
Isabel Lami Lami
Jimmy Cooper
Lachlan Nabegeyo

 

ELECTED MEMBERS
Cr James Marrawal
Cr Philip Wasaga

Warruwi 

Jason Mayinaj (Chairperson)
Albert Naruraidj
Alfred Gawaraidji
Eda Waianga
Nicholas Hunter
Vacant

 

ELECTED MEMBERS

Cr James Marrawal
Cr Philip Wasaga

 

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