The Mayor of Aurukun in far north Queensland has praised the community’s efforts in supporting the local school but says the work must continue to ensure its ongoing success.
Last week students and teachers returned to the school of Aurukun follow the evacuation of teachers due to safety concerns
Mayor of Aurukun Dereck Walpo told CAAMA radio everyone was excited to return to school but he says progress needs to be closely monitored.
Mayor walpo stated that the Queensland education department aims to implement a number of recommendations with the help of the parents and children’s Association.
Damien Williams talks to Mayor Walpo