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Wei'num Arts

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Representing artists from the Weipa and Napranum (and also Mapoon) communities, Wei'num arts has a spotlight shone upon it.

The name Wei’Num (pronounced we-num) is an amalgam and a multilingual play on words. Wei representing the Weipa region and the first person plurative pronoun. Num being identified as the last three letters of the English translation of the settlement name Napranum and the universal first nations languages word endemic to the region meaning ours, denoting ownership of sorts.

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