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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.


Gunbalanya community members celebrated International Women’s Day in style this year through a joint venture between Gunbalanya School’s Deadly Daluks and West Arnhem Regional Council Youth, Sport...Read more
This month the Minjilang Youth, Sport and Recreation team have been preparing meals with the children as part of home economics taking place twice a week. During the first week, the youth, with the...Read more
West Arnhem has made a regional effort to improve environmental sustainability with all five communities holding successful Clean Up Australia Day events recently. After placing a great focus on...Read more
Maningrida artist Balang John Mawurndjul has recently been described by art critics as one of the most important contemporary artists in Australia today. Balang has had a distinguished career that...Read more
West Arnhem Regional Council (WARC) is seeking input from Maningrida community members on the proposed upgrades to the Maningrida Football Oval. It is well-known that the Maningrida community has a...Read more
Maningrida Youth, Sport and Recreation held their first activity in New Sub on March 12 while Volleyball NT were in the community. To make the event possible, Volleyball NT brought down a net and...Read more