Aurukun has a range of facilities including:
Airport: Skytrans and charter flights service Aurukun
Child Care: Council and Queensland Education have a joint partnership to operate an early childhood centre - enquiries can be made direct on (07) 4040 6051.
Banks: Bendigo Bank has a branch situated in the Council Administration Building. Council operates an EFTPOS facility.
The Aurukun General Store has an ATM inside the premises.
Post: A Post Office agency operates from the Shire Council Office. The Post Office is open from 9 and 12 noon and 1pm to 3.30 pm Monday to Friday.
Shopping: The Aurukun Retail Store sells grocery items, meat, bread, milk and a range of fresh fruit and vegetables and is open seven days a week.
The General Store hours are 8.30 am to 5 pm Monday to Friday, Saturday and Sunday 9 am to 12 noon. The Store is closed from 12.30 to 1.30 pm Monday to Friday for lunch.
Sport and recreation: Major recreation for Aurukun residents is hunting, fishing, four wheel driving and camping. Facilities also exist for football, swimming, cricket, tennis and basketball.
Vehicle Hire: The Council has vehicles for hire in Aurukun, both 4x2 and 4x4.
Aurukun air services
Skytrans provide regular flights in and out of Aurukun