Project Success

Community Telephones – Project successes
Approved phones
The following communities have been successful in obtaining a public community phone from the program.
Fixed phones
  • Mapoon 07 4222 2612
  • Moojeeba 07 4222 2613
  • Theethinju 07 4222 2615
  • Puntimu 07 4222 2629
  • Silver Plains
  • Kulpa 07 4222 2620
  • Yuka Baja-Muliku - Archer Point 07 4222 2621
  • Bana Yarrilji Bubu - Shiptons Flat 0011 8816 318 28720 (Temp. Mobile handset)
  • China Camp
  • Lilyvale 07 4222 2635
  • Thompsons Creek
  • Kalpowar 07 4222 2606
  • Festival Ground 07 4222 2207
  • Starcke Station 07 4222 2631
  • Chuula 07 4222 2634
  • Glen Garland 07 4222 2628
  • Rokeby (Fixed) (Coen area)
  • Baas Yard (Fixed) (Pormpuraaw area)  07 4222 2641
  • Scrubby Bore (Fixed) (Kowanyama area) 07 4222 2630
  • Pennefather  (Fixed with emergency handset) (Napranum area)
  • Peppan (Fixed) (Napranum area) 07 4222 2627
  • Wa-Tyne (Fixed) (Napranum area) 07 4222 2638
  • Nine Mile - Doomadgee region
  • Corinda - Doomadgee region
  • Spoon Creek - Doomadgee region
  • Wungu - Dimbulah area
  • Oriners (Fixed) (Kowanyama area)
  • MyraVale
  • Melsonby
  • Lockhart Old Site
  • Shelfo (Fixed) (Kowanyama area)  
  • The Crossing (Fixed) (Kowanyama area) 
  • Billy Boil - Hopevale region
  • Batavia Downs (Central cape area)
  • Top Peach
  • Meriphar
  • New Strathgorden
Mobile handsets
  • Melsonby 0011 8816 318 50160
  • Yuka Baja-Muliku - Pooles Road 0011 8816 318 28571
  • Branighans Hopevale 0011 8816 318 28978
  • Garraway 0011 8816 933 28935
  • Nyacha Kumunpinta - Top Peach or Nyacha Wanta                          0011 8816 933 28934
  • Normanby Station 0011 8816 318 28941
  • Lookout Point 0011 8816 318 29488
  • Fordy Farm 0011 8816 318 29922
  • Dawnvale
  • Angkum (Lockhart area) 0011 8816 318 50856
  • Christmas Creek (Mobile) (Pormpuraaw area) 0011 8816 318 508 35
  • Old Rodeo Ground (Mobile) (Kowanyama area) 0011 8816 318 508 57
  • Mouth of the Pascoe River (Mobile) (Lockhart area) 0011 8816 318 508 55
  • Walgnall (Mobile) Napranum area   0011 8816 318 508 34
  • Thilpie 0011 8816 318 508 67
  • Camp Chivaree - Turtle camp 0011 8816 318 286 39
  • Rokeby Station                                   0011 8816 318 50940
Applications
Applications have been submitted for the following communities.
  • Ortatan Not eligible
  • Stony Creek
  • Old Strathgordon (Fixed) (Pormpuraaw area) Not successful.
  • Billy's Lagoon  (Fixed) (Napranum area) Not successful
  • Bizant - delaying application until July 2012 (Fixed) - Mobile handset requested. (Lakefield NP)
  • Welcome Station - reviewed by end 2010. (Fixed) (Laura area) Inelligible.
  • Wonya Bore or Wonya Creek (Fixed) (Kowanyama area) Not successful
  • Bank of 2 mobile handsets managed by Kowanyama rangers. Not successful
  • Amban (Fixed) (Aurukun area) Not successful
  • Stoney Creek (Lockhart-coen area) Inelligible
  • Bullyard (Aurukun but south of Archer River) Inelligible
  • Ti-tree (Aurukun but south of Archer River) Inelligible
  • Kenchering (Aurukun but south of Archer River) Inelligible
  • Wathaniin (Aurukun but south of Archer River) Inelligible
  • Massy Creek (Coen area)  Inelligible
  • Taepithiggi near Steve's Place (Central cape area) Inelligible
 
Commonwealth Govt website of phones and numbers
During 2011, it is anticipated all eligible communities on Cape York will have been identified. Contact Paul and Michelle (0418750236) or learningfutures@ozemail.com.au if you have not yet been contacted.
 
The opportunity to apply for phones was completed June 30 2012.