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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.


Maningrida’s Territory Day celebration was one for the record books with more than 800 community members taking part in the momentous occasion on July 1. Through a great collaboration between...Read more
The Warruwi Youth, Sport and Recreation program assisted the Warruwi School to organise a go-cart race for youth in the community recently. This was a very big event and many community members came...Read more
West Arnhem Regional Council’s Youth, Sport and Recreation team in Gunbalanya held bush tucker cook ups recently at the Injalak Arts Centre as part of the school holiday program and NAIDOC Week. The...Read more
Charlie King with the ‘No More’ Campaign was in Maningrida on Tuesday, 18 June and he brought Deola D'Brown, a basketball player who runs FIBA 3x3 competitions, much to the delight of the community...Read more
The Bininj Kunwok Regional Language Centre is pleased to announce the appearance of a very valuable free language resource. A basic dictionary of Kunwinjku and related varieties (such as Kuninjku and...Read more
West Arnhem Regional Council wishes to remind Jabiru residents that it is the Council’s responsibility to manage all domestic dogs within the township. In accordance with the Jabiru Town Development...Read more