Where is Wilurarra Creative?
Wilurarra Creative is based Warburton Community in Western Australia, on the Great Central Highway. 1000km from Uluru, 1100km from Kalgoorlie on unsealed dirt roads. Wilurarra Creative also stages successful projects in the region, including; Warakurna, Blackstone, Wanarn, and other local communities.
Where is Warburton Community?
Warburton is in the Ngaanyatjarra Lands region, Western Australia the Ngaanyatjarra Lands are one of the
most remote areas of Australia. Approximately 2,000 residents are based in the ten communities across the
desert lands, with Warburton’s 720 residents forming the largest community. The region is notable for its rich
cultural life, energetic art and stunning landscapes, as well as the tasty tirnka (Sand Goanna) and extreme
weather. It has strong language and cultural practice, with the majority of residents speaking Ngaanyatjarra.
This unique part of the world faces complex challenges, including extreme poverty and low life expectancy.
Warburton Community is in the Shire of Ngaanyatjarraku.
The Shire of Ngaanyatjarraku is an indigenous-majority Local Government that serves a predominately
Ngaanyatjarra group of electors based in the remote desert area of Western Australia.
It provides local goverment services and infrastructure development for ten communities on the Ngaanyatjarra
Lands. The Shire encompasses 159,948 square kilometres – an Area Larger than England – and is located
approximately 1,550km from Perth.
Sometimes Wilurarra Creative collaborates with the Ngaanyatjarraku Shire Community Development Team on projects.