Public News & Notices

Notice of Council Ordinary Meetings:

Council meetings will be held on the fourth Thursday of each month or the last Thursday of the month where there are 5 Thursday's in the month.   

Meetings commence at 10:00 am.

Local Weather Forecast for Pormpuraaw: https://rainwise.net/weather/pormpuraaw

Pormpuraaw Master Plan - Community Consultation:

A Master Plan for the town of Pormpuraaw is proposed.  The Master Plan is on display at the front counter of the Council office for community members to view.  A copy of the Master Plan is below along with a Community Engagement Survey, in which Council encourages you to complete and return your comments back to Council.

Local Fare Scheme:

Subsidised air fares are available for Pormpuraaw residents.  Application process to be completed before residents can be granted subsidised local fares.  For more information please go to: http://www.tmr.qld.gov.au/Travel-and-transport/Local-Fare-Scheme-Far-North-Queensland.aspx

or Contact Pormpuraaw Airport on  40 604 212

Opportunity to Participate: Referendum Council National Digital Consultations

Get the full picture - How to best recognise Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in our Constitution is a topic for all Australians.

Here’s where you can have your say, and be heard: https://www.referendumcouncil.org.au

Indigenous art: Pormpuraaw artists turn ghost nets into world-renowned pieces

Art plays a major part in the Pormpuraaw Community.  Pormpuraaw has some very talented local artists who have been able to display their art worldwide.  See the ABC link for more information:

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-06-28/pormpuraaw-artists-turn-ghost-nets-into-world-renowned-pieces/8654974?pfmredir=sm

Pormpuraaw Flooding Event 2014 Video Footage:

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