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Welcome to the Central Desert Regional Council


2017 Local Government Elections
26 August 2017

Nominations open: 14 July
Nominations close: 3 August

News from the region

The “Doing Small Business in the Bush” workshop was delivered almost entirely in Warlpiri using learning aids translated for a Warlpiri audience.The innovative approach to developing awareness about doing business in Australia was conceived by officers of the Central Desert Regional Council who, in partnership with Alice Springs consultants Matrix on Board, collaborated with local Warlpiri residents from...
CEO Diane Hood is pleased to announce that during the first sitting of the third Council, Cr Adrian Dixon from Laramba was elected President and Cr Warren Williams from Yuendumu, Deputy President. Congratulations to both Councillors. 
The June 2017 edition of the Central Desert News is out now! Follow this link to see the newsletter as an online document.   Do you want to receive the newsletter by email?  Please subscribe to our newsletter and medial release mailing list by clicking subscribe on the right hand side (this will open a new window).
The staff and execuitive of Central Desert Regional Council are delighted to welcome an entireley Indigenous Council consisting of seven new Councillors, three women and the youngest woman ever elected in our region at just 22 years of age.  Read all about it via our press release.