Our Business

Supporting building and maintaining community infrastructure, growing job opportunities and investment attraction and engaging effectively with stakeholders, all of which positively contributes to resident needs and aspirations. 

Night Patrol Staff Ngukurr


As the leading employer in the Roper Gulf region, Council is an important part of the communities it services, and  invites local people to consider joining its workforce. View all current position vacancies here

New Barunga Oval lights


Explore current and past projects and initiatives happening in the Roper Gulf region

Barunga Softball Field

Tenders and Public Quotations

Learn about how Council manages the procurement of goods and services. View our selection process and find out how to apply.

Barunga View

Accommodation and Facility Hire

If you are looking to stay in the Roper Gulf region, Council has visitor accommodation available at some of our remote communities 

Ngukurr Sunset


Keep up to date with the latest news, events and activities in the Roper Gulf region

Crowd at Never Never Festival 2022

Community Grants Program

Encouraging and supporting community initiatives that respond to local needs, enhance community wellbeing, culture and quality of life and are of benefit to our residents

Council Chambers Katherine


Council has regulatory powers as outlined at Chapter 13 of the Local Government Act 2019