Maningrida

Maningrida’s mud brick factory recommences

May 19, 2017

A historic construction method has recommenced in Maningrida, creating local jobs and using local materials. Making bricks for housing has a long history in the West Arnhem community, and with... Read More

Maningrida community member named as finalist in national award

May 4, 2017

Maningrida’s very own Noeletta McKenzie has been recognised for her incredible work in the community once again, after being announced as a finalist for a national award. Noeletta is a... Read More

Maningrida fishermen start up sustainable family fishing enterprise

May 4, 2017

Three Maningrida fishermen, Don Wilton, Stuart Yirawara and Jimmy Olsen, have set up a fishing business in the community of Maningrida. The men catch and sell the fish locally, with... Read More

Promoting ‘school every day’ in Maningrida

April 6, 2017

Organisations in Maningrida have come together to promote school attendance among the youth in the community. By hosting a special monthly event for students with high attendance, it is hoped... Read More

Maningrida welcomes new broadcaster to air

April 6, 2017

West Arnhem Regional Council and Top End Aboriginal Bush Broadcasting Association (TEABBA) have come together to re-launch the Maningrida radio broadcasting service. This is an exciting time for the community... Read More

Djelk internship creating young rangers

March 10, 2017

Six senior secondary students from Maningrida School have just commenced their paid internship with the Djelk Ranger unit. The Maningrida School Djelk Ranger Internship program provides the opportunity for Learning... Read More

Stingray Sisters’ share their story

March 10, 2017

Maningrida’s very own Stingray Sisters are currently attending the 2017 Vancouver International Women’s Film Festival where their documentary series will be showcased to an international audience. Alice, Noni and Grace... Read More

Celebrating International Women’s Day in West Arnhem

March 10, 2017

Maningrida celebrated International Women’s Day this week with events held across the community to honour strong women. A barbecue celebration was held at the crèche and a women’s only aqua... Read More

Young role model makes finals in NT Young Achiever Awards

February 23, 2017

Maningrida’s very own Philamena McKenzie (pictured) has been announced as a finalist in the 2017 Northern Territory Young Achiever Awards. Nominated for the Glencore McArthur River Mining Regional and Rural... Read More

Delivering life saving skills in Maningrida

February 23, 2017

Swimming NT and Sport and Recreation teamed up to deliver vital lifeguard training in Maningrida last week. Eight participants took part in the course delivered by Mark Walker, a veteran... Read More