Murri Court

Below you’ll find contact details for Indigenous justice officers and community justice groups.

Locations

Murri Courts are located in the Magistrates and Childrens Courts in Brisbane, Caboolture, Cairns, Cherbourg, Cleveland, Mackay, Maroochydore, Mount Isa, Richlands, Rockhampton, St George, Toowoomba, Townsville and Wynnum.

Community justice groups

Community justice groups help organise Murri Court, bring Elders to court and write reports for the court. Ask your local community justice group about Murri Court.

Brisbane Murri Elder Community Justice Group

Address
Level 7, 363 George Street
Brisbane Qld 4001
Postal address
PO Box 12288
Brisbane QLD 4003
Map
Phone
0423 846 299
Email
brisbanemurrielders@fivebridges.com.au

Buranga Widjung Justice Group

Address
80 King Street
Caboolture Qld 4510
Map
Phone
0455 725 274
Email
burangwidjung4510@gmail.com

Amaroo Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elders Justice Group (Aboriginal Corporation)

Address
91 Lyons Street
Portsmith Qld 4870
Phone
(07) 4035 6580 / 0498 605 386
Email
amaroo.justice.group@gmail.com

Barambah Local Justice Group Inc.

Address
3 Fisher Street
Cherbourg Qld 4605
Phone
(07) 4168 1190 / 0488 116 499
Email
indra@bljig.org.au

Bayside Community Justice Group

Address
69 Haggup Street
Cleveland Qld 4163
Phone
(07) 3134 2195 / 0403 612 354
Email
d.gibbs.bcjg@gmail.com

Pioneer Murri Court Elders (ATSICHS Mackay Ltd)

Address
45 Victoria street
Dunkhald Gardens Building
Mackay Qld 4740
Postal address
PO Box 1099
Mackay QLD 4740
Phone
(07) 4951 0847 / 0499 029 709
Email
vahwang@atsichs.org.au
Address
Level 1, 100 Sportsmans Parade
Bokarina QLD 4575
Postal address
PO Box 5279
Maroochydore BC QLD 4558
Phone
0436 006 428
Email
karlene@fivebridges.org.au

Inala Wangarra Inc.

Address
Corner Old Progress and Archerfield Roads
Richlands Courthouse
Richlands QLD 4077
Phone
(07) 3379 0019 / 3375 9002
Email
coordcjg@inalawangarra.com.au

Yoombooda gNugeena Rockhampton Aboriginal and Islander Community Justice Panel/Juwarki Kapu-Lug Ltd

Address
27 East Street
Rockhampton Qld 4700
Phone
(07) 4927 7508 / 0437 017 722
Email
ewesser@juwarki.org.au

St George Community Justice Group

Address
St George Aboriginal Housing Company
88-90 The Terrace
St George Qld 4487
Phone
(07) 4625 4160 / 0467 875 048
Email
stgahco@bigpond.com

Toowoomba Community Justice Group

Address
502 Ruthven Street
Toowoomba QLD 4350
Phone
1300 477 433
Email
SMcCarthy@catholiccare.services

Townsville Community Justice Group

Address
Corner Ronan and Palmerston Streets
Vincent Qld 4814
Phone
0432 288 795
Email
admin@tcjg.org.au

Bayside Community Justice Group

Address
69 Haggup Street
Cleveland Qld 4163
Phone
(07) 3134 2195 / 0435 865 923
Email
n.robertson.bcjg@gmail.com

Indigenous justice officers

The Department of Justice and Attorney-General’s Indigenous justice officers (IJOs) are based around the state. IJOs work with CJGs to support Murri Court.

Address
Brisbane Magistrates Courts
Level 2, 363 George Street
Brisbane Qld 4000
Postal address
GPO Box 1649
Brisbane Qld 4001
Phone
(07) 3109 9186
Email
indigenousjusticeprograms@justice.qld.gov.au
Business hours
Contact an Indigenous justice officer in your region 9.00am–4.30pm, Monday to Friday.