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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.


A landmark book to be released July 2018 is the culmination of decades of work describing the bush tucker and bush medicine of the World Heritage–listed Kakadu National Park, one of Australian’s best...Read more
Kakadu West Arnhem’s very own Black Rock Band is continuing to celebrate the success of their new single ‘Struggle’ which was officially released via Wantok Musik in April this year. Not only this,...Read more
There are just five days left to register for the 2018 Kakadu Triathlon which will be held in Jabiru on Saturday, 2 June. An important fundraising event for CareFlight, the Kakadu Triathlon focuses...Read more
Kakadu Hoops ‘3 on 3’ basketball tournament commenced back in January this year and was a huge success with the youth in the Kakadu region. Kakadu Hoops was organised by the Jabiru Public health Team...Read more
A powerpoint presentation was delivered to the Aged Care team members from the Kakadu Community Care on Friday, 18 May. The information and ideas presented was to share ‘Community Service Culture’...Read more
The upcoming film ‘Top End Wedding’ is set to feature a few familiar faces from West Arnhem as well as a number of special locations from around Jabiru and Kakadu National Park. Shooting for the...Read more