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Warraber Island - Warraber Ngurpay Lag


Head of Campus: Susanne Stannard

Phone: (07) 4069 4102| Fax: (07) 4069 4292
Campus enrolment: 60 Students
Year Levels: Pre-Prep to Year 6
Community Snapshot
Population: 245*
Cluster: Central Islands
English Name: Sue Island
Traditional Name: Warraber
Warraber Island is a 93 acre low lying coral island and is fringed with an extensive system of reefs. The island lies 72km north-east of Thursday Island.
The traditional language spoken is Kalaw Lagaw Ya.
Warraber Islanders have close kinship ties with Poruma, Iama and Masig Islands.
*Source: 2016 Census
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