Statutory CJG membership appointments

Appointments to Statutory Community Justice Groups made by the Minister pursuant to S.20(2)(a) of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Communities (Justice, Land and Others Matters) Act are published here on the Queensland Courts website.

Appointments made prior to February 2018 were published in Queensland Government Gazettes. Following the amendments of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Communities (Justice, Land and Other Matters) (Community Justice Group Membership) Amendment Regulation 2018, nominations for membership, appointment of members and withdrawal of nominations instead may be published here on the Queensland Courts website.

Warning: Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples should be aware that this website may contain the names of people who have passed away.

The name of the Community Justice Group for the shire of Aurukun is Aurukun Community Justice Group.

Members appointed from February 2018:

Recognised main Indigenous social grouping

Name of persons nominated

Cape Keerweer

Dorothy Pootchemunka

Cape Keerweer

Roxanne Yunkaporta

Cape Keerweer

Perry Yunkaporta

Kendall and Holroyd Rivers

Keri Tamwoy

Kendall and Holroyd Rivers

Maureen Karyuka

Kendall and Holroyd Rivers

Janine Chevathun

Knox River

Jonah Yunkaporta

Knox River

Keith Wikumnea

Love River

Jim Koongotema

Love River

Noreen Walmbeng

Love River

Gertie Walmbeng

Ti Tree-Oonyawa

Ena Koongotema

Ti Tree-Oonyawa

Harriet Pootchemunka

Upper Kirke River

Vera Koomeeta

Archer, Watson and Top Kendall

Jenny Kawangka

The name of the Community Justice Group for the Bamaga community area is the Bamaga Mina Kodomir (Proper Voice) Community Justice Group.

Membership appointments (from February 2018) will be published here.

The name of the Community Justice Group for the community government area of the Cherbourg Shire Council is Barambah Community Justice Group.

Membership appointments (from February 2018) will be published here.

The name of the Community Justice Group for the community government area of the Doomadgee Shire Council is Ngooderi Mabuntha Community Justice Group.

Membership appointments (from February 2018) will be published here.

The name of the Community Justice Group for the community government area of the Hope Vale Shire Council is Thurrbiil Community Justice Group.

Members appointed from February 2018:

Recognised main Indigenous social grouping

Name of persons nominated

Binhthi

Elaine McIvor

Binhthi

Doreen Margret Hart

Buurnga

Irene Hammett

Buurnga

Yalungin Rowan Joel Hart

Dharrpa

Richard Walter Bowen

Dharrpa

Glenis Ella Roberta Woibo

Dingaal

Pauline May McLean

Gamaay

Annetta Karen Gordon

Gulaal

Amanda Rechelle Fyfe

Nguurruumunga

Brian Neil Cobus

Nguymbaarr Nguymbaarr

Elaine Joyce McGreen

Nugal

Carmen Pearson

Nugal

Lee-Ann Desley Liddy

Thanil

Iris Jacqueline Michael

Thiithaar

Kaylene Esther Bowen

Thiithaar

Preston Gordon John Deemal

Thuubi

Timothy McGreen

Thuubi

Kathryn Dora Gibson

Historical residents of the community government area of the Hope Vale Shire Council

Estelle Jean Bowen

Historical residents of the community government area of the Hope Vale Shire Council

Esma Fay Bowen

The name of the Community Justice Group for the Injinoo community area is Ikama Ikya Community Justice Group.

Membership appointments (from February 2018) will be published here.

The name of the Community Justice Group for the community government area of the Kowanyama Shire Council is Kowanyama Community Justice Group.

Membership appointments (from February 2018) will be published here.

The name of the Community Justice Group for the community government area of the Lockhart River Shire Council is Wulpumu Justice Group.

Membership appointments (from February 2018) will be published here.

The name of the Community Justice Group for the community government area of the Mapoon Shire Council is Mapoon Community Justice Group.

Membership appointments (from February 2018) will be published here.

The name of the Community Justice Group for the Shire of Mornington is Junkuri Laka Community Justice Group.

Membership appointments (from February 2018) will be published here.

The name of the Community Justice Group for the community government area of the Napranum Shire Council is the Twal Council of Elders Napranum Community Justice Group.

Membership appointments (from February 2018) will be published here.

The name of the Community Justice Group for the New Mapoon community area is Mandthingu Community Justice Group.

Membership appointments (from February 2018) will be published here.

The name of the Community Justice Group for the community government area of the Palm Island Shire Council is the Palm Island Community Justice Group.

Membership appointments (from February 2018) will be published here.

The name of the Community Justice Group for the community government area of the Pormpuraaw Shire Council is Pormpuraaw Justice Group.

Membership appointments (from February 2018) will be published here.

The name of the Community Justice Group for the Seisia community area is Ibopuydhan Balbygimaipa Community Justice Group.

Membership appointments (from February 2018) will be published here.

The name of the Community Justice Group for the Umagico community area is the Umagico Community Justice Group.

Membership appointments (from February 2018) will be published here.

The name of the Community Justice Group for the community government area of the Woorabinda Shire Council is Woorabinda Community Justice Group.

Membership appointments (from February 2018) will be published here.

The name of the Community Justice Group for the community government area of the Wujal Wujal Shire Council is Wujal Wujal Warranga Justice Group.

Membership appointments (from February 2018) will be published here.

The name of the Community Justice Group for the community government area of the Yarrabah Shire Council is Yarrabah Community Justice Group.

Membership appointments (from February 2018) will be published here.