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Community of contributors

  • Mikayla Down

    Mikayla Down

    Mikayla Down lives in Coen and is a Traditional Owner of Lama Lama Country. 

  • Robyn May

    Robyn May

    Robyn commenced working with Cape York NRM in September 2014. She worked as Executive Support Officer and Communications Support Officer until January 2017, when she took on the role of Communications Officer.

  • Richard Dinnen

    Richard Dinnen

    Richard Dinnen is a radio broadcaster who spent 13 years living in far north Queensland, hosting the ABC Far North drive time show.

  • Shelley Lyon

    Shelley Lyon

    Shelley Lyon has lived on Cape York for over 40 years.

  • Michael

    Employed as the Sustainable Industries Officer with Cape York Natural Resource Management.
  • Denis Kelly

    Denis (Deni) Kelly is project officer for Balnggarrawarra rangers.

  • Peta-Marie Standley

    Peta has held the position of Operations Manager for Cape York Natural Resource Management Cape York since July 2011 overseeing operations, service delivery contracts and program development.
  • Lyndal Scobell Photo: Kerry Trapnell

    Lyndal Scobell

    Lyndal is a passionate communications, engagement and community development professional who commenced work with Cape York NRM in October 2012.

  • Ken Eastwood, Associate Editor of R.M.Williams OUTBACK magazine

    Ken Eastwood

    R.M.Williams OUTBACK magazine
  • Jason Carroll

    Jason Carroll is the Coordinator of South Cape York Catchments.

  • Charlie McKillop - ABC Rural Report

    Charlie McKillop

    From cadet journalist in Central Queensland to serving as an adviser to the Attorney-General of Australia, Charlie McKillop’s career has taken some interesting turns.

  • Tom Shephard

    Artemis Station owner