Far North Queensland has many Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (TSI) arts and cultural centres and UMI Arts is honoured to be working with their members (many of whom are members of UMI Arts) and their communities.

The Arts and Cultural Centres operate in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. Communities in which arts and/or cultural centres are operating or being developed include:

  • Cardwell - Girringun Aboriginal Art Centre
  • Yarrabah - Yarrabah Arts and Crafts
  • Mossman Gorge - Kuku Yalanji Dreamtime Centre
  • Laura - Quinkan And Regional Cultural Centre
  • Wujal Wujal - Cultural Centre
  • Hope Vale - Hope Vale Arts and Cultural Centre
  • Lockhart River - Lockhart River Art Centre
  • Aurukun - Wik and Kugu Art Centre
  • Pormpuraaw - Pormpuraaw Arts and Cultural Centre
  • Kowanyama - Cultural Centre in development (contact KALNRMO)
  • Mornington Island - Mornington Island Arts and Craft Centre
  • Normanton - Normanton Arts and Crafts
  • Western Cape York- Western Cape Indigenous Arts Hub (Weipa)
  • Northern Peninsula Area (N.P.A) Art Centre - New Mapoon
  • TSI- Thursday Island - Gab Titui Cultural Centre (Hub)
  • TSI- Moa Island - Mualgul Minnaral Art Centre/ Kubin Community Council
  • TSI- Erub (Darnley Island) - Erub Erwer Meta (Our Learning House at Erub)
  • TSI- Badu Island - Badhulgaw Kuthinaw Mudh (Badu Art House)

For information on how to contact these communities please visit Art Centre websites.