Major construction of the Cyclone Shelter in Borroloola is underway, with site preparation taking place this week. This includes closing the Basketball Court, relocation of Sport and Recreation activities and limited access to the Training Centre.
We are currently looking for young people to become our new Youth Empowerment Mentors across the Roper Gulf region. These positions will provide guidance, advice and support particularly to the at-risk youths who are currently demonstrating unhealthy and antisocial behaviours.
Roper Gulf Regional Council will open Round 2 of its Community Grants Program on Tuesday 11 April 2023 at 9:00am. This will be the second round of community grant funding for the 2022-2023 financial year, with $30,000 of funding available.
Roper Gulf Regional Council was proud to launch its ‘Innovate’ Reconciliation Action Plan (RAP) on Wednesday 15 March 2023 in the presence of Bagala Traditional Owners and elders, local councillors, staff and stakeholders.
Yesterday the Mataranka Library hosted the Mataranka School, Jilkminggan School, Jilkminggan Family as First Teachers (FaFT) and local Aged Care clients for a community ‘Reading Hour’ at the Mataranka Hall.
Last month Roper Gulf Regional Council welcomed six Council Services Managers to the organisation. These positions, previously known as Council Services Coordinators, have been reintroduced after an organisational review was conducted in 2022.
Roper Gulf Regional Council has been approved to trial 2 new approaches to delivering the Community Development Program (CDP) and supporting job seekers in Mataranka, Jilkminggan, Minyerri and Numbulwar.
Roper Gulf Regional Council wish to advise residents of Borroloola of upcoming Traffic Management Training which will take place on Robinson Road next week. Traffic control will be in place during the training and motorists are advised to follow traffic direction and drive safely.