Aboriginal Shire of Lockhart River
|Aboriginal Shire of Lockhart River|
|Population||712 (2016 census)|
|• Density||0.19773/km2 (0.5121/sq mi)|
|Area||3,600.9 km2 (1,390.3 sq mi)|
|Council seat||Lockhart River|
|Region||Far North Queensland|
|Website||Aboriginal Shire of Lockhart River|
It is on the east coast of the Cape York Peninsula and consists of a single locality, Lockhart River (which is shared with the Shire of Cook). It includes a number of islands off the east coast: Chapman Island, Lloyd Island, Rocky Island, Sherrard Island and Sunter Island.
The Lockhart River Shire Council operate the Lockhart River Indigenous Knowledge Centre at Lockhart River.
- Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Lockhart River (S)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 24 February 2019.
- "Local Government (Community Government Areas) Act 2004". Queensland Legislation: In Force. Queensland Government. Retrieved 28 December 2017.
- "Queensland Globe". State of Queensland. Retrieved 28 December 2017.
- "Lockhart River Aboriginal Shire Council library services". Public Libraries Connect. State Library of Queensland. 20 September 2016. Retrieved 2 February 2018.