Election Results Announced

The final results of the 2012 Local Government Election have been announced at the declaration of polls which took place at 10am today at the East Arnhem Shire Council, Nhulunbuy Council Chambers.

Congratulations to the following Elected Members:

Anindilyakwa Ward

1. Jabani Lalara

2. Constantine Mamarika

Birr Rawarrang Ward

1. Peter Djumbu

2. Rose Wurrguwurrgu

Gumurr Miyarrka Ward

1. Wesley Bandi Wunungmurra

2. Gawura Wanambi

Gumurr Marthakal Ward

1. Kaye Thurlow

2. Mavis Danganbarr

3. Alfred Gondarra

Gumurr Miwatj Ward

1. Yananymul Mununggurr

2. Banambi Wunungmurra

3. Barayuwa Mununggurr

Gumurr Gattjirrk Ward

Supplementary Election date is expected to be advised by the NT Electoral Commission on Wednesday 4 April 2012 –2 Elected Member Vacancies.


The first meeting of the new Council will be held on Wednesday 11 April 2012 at the Nhulunbuy Council Chambers. The general public and local media is invited to witness the signing of the Declaration of Office at 10am.

For comprehensive Ward by Ward Election Results, please visit the NT Electoral Commission Website www.ntec.nt.gov.au