Barunga

Barunga 2017-12-08T13:37:14+00:00

Barunga Community

Barunga CommunityBarunga is a small aboriginal community located approximately 80 kilometres southeast of Katherine in the Northern Territory. Barunga is part of the Roper Gulf Region. This community has a population of 282. Some known history about Barunga Tracks back to 1965 in which the name was known as the (Compound) and in that same year the elders changed the name to (Bamyili) years later in 1984 the communities name changed to what it is known for today as (Barunga Community)

TEABBA Radio visits Barunga to do live broadcasts and training workshops one of the highlights of visiting this community is the Barunga Festival.