Maningrida

Interest in local designs continues to spread

June 16, 2017

The popularity for Bábbarra Women’s Centre designs is growing, as is the interest in Indigenous textiles in Australia and around the world. Not only does the the Maningrida-based women’s centre... Read More

Sportsmanship shines in Maningrida Football Competition

June 16, 2017

‘Determination’ would be the word to describe the Maningrida Buffaloes football season. A team, which consists of school educators, staff members and students, has been a shining light throughout the... Read More

Training opportunities for Maningrida fishermen

June 2, 2017

Thirteen Maningrida fishermen have successfully completed a Certificate II in training course recently. The two-week training course was jointly delivered by NT Fisheries Indigenous Development Unit and the Australian Maritime... Read More

Maningrida community congratulated for efforts in cleaning up

June 2, 2017

Maningrida is in the 2017 Territory Tidy Towns program following the community’s efforts in two categories including 'Litter Control' and 'Community Participation'. Keep Australia Beautiful Council NT Chief Executive Officer... Read More

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