Yarrabah Aboriginal Shire Council

Yarrabah, a former Aboriginal mission settlement, is a community governed by an Aboriginal Council, 15 km east of Cairns at Cape Grafton.

Further Reading: 

Judy Thomson, ed, Reaching back: Queensland Aboriginal people recall early days at Yarrabah mission, Canberra, Aboriginal Studies Press, 1989

A pictorial history of the Mulgrave Shire 1880-1980, Cairns, Mulgrave Shire Council, 1980

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