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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

ERA raises interest in science careers

March 10, 2017

Members of the Energy Resources of Australia Ranger Mine Women’s Network visited the West Arnhem Girls Academy at Jabiru Area School to raise awareness and interest in science careers on... Read More

Kakadu is an award winning attraction

March 10, 2017

Kakadu National Park has been recognised on the national stage after taking out silver at the 2016 Qantas Australia Tourism Awards for major tourist attraction on Friday, February 24. Five... Read More

Language behind new signage

March 10, 2017

The Bininj Kunwok Language Project reference group joined up with the Bininj members of Kakadu National Park Board of Management at Bowali in Jabiru to discuss spelling on new place... Read More

Minjilang Recreation Hall upgrades

March 10, 2017

Thanks to funding NT Department of Tourism and Culture (Sport & Recreation Development Division), Minjilang will receive repairs and upgrades to its recreation hall. West Arnhem Regional Council (WARC) installed... Read More

Communities help clean up West Arnhem

March 10, 2017

Jabiru, Maningrida and Warruwi communities did their bit to help the environment by participating in Clean Up Australia Day this month. In Warruwi, West Arnhem Regional Council Services Manager Kupa... 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

Nourlangie Safari Camp, Episode 29

March 2, 2017

Nourlangie Safari Camp, here is 9SLK Is anybody listening? (My radio code) From the Diaries of Flemming Jensen 1968-1969 In the previous episode, Flemming celebrates a successful hunting trip and... Read More

West Arnhem airstrip upgrades

February 23, 2017

Three communities in West Arnhem are set to receive essential upgrades to the airstrips as part of Round 4 of the Remote Airstrip Upgrade Programme. Warruwi, Minjilang and Jabiru will... Read More