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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 POOL IS BACK! Gates open 1pm today with West Arnhem Regional Council welcoming new Pool Officer Lachlan and welcomes back Lionel as Lifeguard! Get splashing!Read more
West Arnhem Regional Council’s works crew in Maningrida are continuing their efforts in improving the community and environment, with plans to plant over 2000 native trees throughout the community...Read more
Babbarra Women’s Centre held their final meeting of the year for the Bábbarra Women’s Governance Group for 2017. The Bábbarra Women’s Governance Group had met all year, every 6-8 weeks and includes...Read more
There was plenty of activity in Gunbalanya during the school holidays with Christmas festivities as well as a variety of youth programs and the Youth, Sport and Recreation (YSR) school holiday...Read more
Senator Nigel Scullion visited Gunbalanya on Tuesday, January 9, to meet with community members and organisations. During his visit, Senator Scullion joined the Gunbalanya Remote School Attendance...Read more
West Arnhem Regional Council (WARC) recently assisted in Roads to Recovery culvert works in Minjilang to upgrade the existing drainage structure between the airport and townships. After a survey of...Read more