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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.


There have been some exciting renovations under way this month at the Warruwi recreation hall. The two rooms at the front of the entrance, which were previously used as storage spaces, have now...Read more
The Jabiru Bombers staged their annual Sponsors Day at Brockman Oval on Saturday, February 9. The event was organised by the hardworking Jabiru Bombers Committee and was wonderfully supported by the...Read more
Some of students in the Turtle Class at Warruwi school had the opportunity to go out on an adventure with the local rangers recently. Students learnt how to dig for miyulum at Wiyala with rangers...Read more
Public WIFI internet has recently been installed at three separate sites in Gunbalanya, Maningrida and Warruwi as part of an NT Libraries (NTL) initiative supported by West Arnhem Regional Council...Read more
Children from Maningrida were busy planting native trees on Monday, February 4. The kids had an amazing time and showed great comradery by working together to plant all of the trees. The children who...Read more
The seventh annual Kakadu Triathlon will be back in Jabiru on Saturday, 11 May 2019. The organising committee is encouraging all residents to save the date as this year’s event is set to be another...Read more