Desmond Tayley

Desmond Tayley

Desmond Tayley

Desmond Tayley is a Yalanji Traditional Owner, the Mayor of Wujal Wujal and the Local Government Sector Director on the Cape York NRM Board.

Desmond was a Director of Cape York NRM's inaugural Board (Indigenous Sector Zone 4). During his term he made a significant contribution to its establishment and Board and Operational linkages to the Region's Traditional Owners.

Desmond has also worked as Cape York NRM's Indigenous Engagement Officer since October 2013 until he became Mayor of Wujal Wujal on 30 March 2016.