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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.


Clear communication is paramount when dealing with an emergency. That’s why the Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) Aboriginal Interpreter Service (AIS), is assisting emergency...Read more
West Arnhem Regional Council (WARC) staff will be representing their respective communities with pride at the Northern Territory Tidy Town Awards night this Friday, November 9. Judging of all five...Read more
Youth of all ages came down to the pool in style for a fun night of dress-ups, games, swimming and dancing and Halloween was the perfect excuse to throw a fun-themed disco event on Friday, November 2...Read more
Health professionals and Maningrida stakeholders have come together to continue screenings of rheumatic heart disease (RHD) and the Pedrino study at the Maningrida Pool this week. This positive...Read more
The Warruwi Sport and Recreation staff has been busy organising new activities for the month. With the temperature rising, Warruwi staff have been utilising the theatre system and have been...Read more
Around 23 Gunbalanya players and five Minjilang players travelled to the Tiwi Islands to represent West Arnhem at the 2018 AFLNT Lightning Carnival in September. It was a wonderful opportunity to...Read more