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West Arnhem Regional Council’s borders encompass some 50,000 square kilometres of spectacular outback landscape at the very top of the Top End. The jewel in our crown, the World Heritage-listed Kakadu National Park, sets us apart as one of the most culturally important and environmentally significant corners of the Northern Territory. From remote islands and pristine beaches, to the vast floodplains and dramatic escarpments, our towns, communities and outstations are as diverse as the country around them.


Although Volleyball has a long history in Maningrida, in recent years the sport has remained dormant. The opportunity to reignite the volleyball spark and practice digs and spades came in March with...Read more
With only a week to pack in as much fun and activity as they could, the youth of Jabiru began their school holidays by getting their groove on at a youth disco held in the Jim Jim Room of the...Read more
Anticipation for the 2019 Kakadu Triathlon is building with registrations open and entries flooding in from people all across the Top End. The seventh annual Kakadu Triathlon will be back on Saturday...Read more
Jabiru school students recently participated in the ‘Enough is Enough’ MACC road safety discussion and presentation with Arnhem Land Community Engagement Police Officer (CEPO) Paul Keightley and...Read more
Maningrida’s very won has been recognised for her outstanding leadership skills amongst youth at the 2019 Northern Territory Young Achiever Awards. The winners were announced on Friday 5th April at...Read more
Gunbalanya literally came to life with a visit from Corrugated Iron Youth Arts recently. Artist Janie Andrews and filmmaker Nat Kelly came to Gunbalanya for a two week program, working alongside...Read more