Ward overview

The Gumurr Miyarrka Ward region comprises of the community of Gapuwiyak, spanning the largest land mass of all East Arnhem Regional Council Wards.

Two (2) Elected Members are selected from the Gumurr Miyarrka Ward for Council. Although the Ward region extends through homelands & outstations, East Arnhem Regional Council only delivers services in the Territory Growth Town of Gapuwiyak.


In August 2017, Councillor Wesley Bandi Wunungmurra was re-elected to Council for his second term & Councillor Bobby Wunungmurra elected for his first term.