Northern Regional Council of Congress

The Northern Regional Council of Congress (NRCC) is a regional committee of the Uniting Aboriginal and Islander Christian Congress (UAICC) and a presbytery of the Northern Synod of the Uniting Church in Australia.

Representatives of more than 28 Aboriginal congregations from East Arnhem Land, West Arnhem Land, the West Kimberley region of Western Australia, Alice Springs, Aputula and the Aṉangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara Lands in South Australia, make up the Council.

Facebook: NRCC 

Phone: (08) 8982 3400

Fax: (08) 8982 3499

Email: nrccadmin@ns.uca.org.au

Northern Regional Council of Congress

Rev Jo Mar
NRCC Presbytery Minister 
Phone:  0499 882 018 
Email: west.kim.nrcc@bigpond.com 

Rev Ken Minyipirrwuy Garrawuura
National Elders Representatives 
Phone: 044 729 6987

Mr David Forsyth
Administration Manager
Phone: 08 8982 3446
Emaildavid.forsyth@ns.uca.org.au

Mr Ben Suherman
Administration Assistant 
Phone: 08 8982 3451
Email: ben.suherman@ns.uca.org.au

Pastor Yurranydjil Dhurrkay
NRCC Educator (Arnhem Land)
Phone: 0437 899 397

NRCC Educator (Anangu Area)   Vacant

Mrs Elizabeth Gurimangu Bukulatjpi 
Women’s Ministry Coordinator
Mobile:  0498 875 408

Pastor Sailosi Sekitoga
Darwin Ministry Support Worker
Mobile:  0439 735 647
Emailsailosi.sekitoga@ns.uca.org.au

Rev Lindsay Parkhill
West Arnhem Area Ministry Council Support Worker
Phone: 0458 289 956
Email: jabirupatrolnt@bigpond.com

Pastor Mätjarra Garrawurra 
East Arnhem Ministry Area Council Convener 
Phone: 0436 418 781 

Rev Maratja Dhamarrandji
East Arnhem Ministry Council Support Worker
Phone: 0418 697 118
Email: maratja@yahoo.com.au 

Pastor Kirsty Burgu
Mowanjum
Phone:  0499 882 018 
Email:  west.kim.nrcc@bigpond.com

Rev Ken Sumner
APY Land/ Anangu’ku Ministry Council Support Worker 
PO Box 38221 WINNELLIE NT 0821
Phone: 08 8982 3400
Email: ken.sumner@ns.uca.org.au