Senior Jawoyn elders play an important role in maintaining and building culture and community.
The council provides a forum for elders to voice their desires and concerns, and to consider and put forward matters of importance. Imortantly, it gives support and guidance to the Jawoyn Board.
Sadly, in 2018, the Council of Elders has lost three significant members - M Katherine, N Dalak and T Atkinson.
The Council of Elders includes, but is not limited to: