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Engawala

To drive to the community from Alice Springs, travel 70 Kilometres (km) north along the Stuart Highway; turn right along the Plenty Highway for 90 km and then turn left 20 km past Gemtree and continue for 28 km on unsealed road to the community.

Engawala has a women's centre, childcare, school, remote health clinic, Council office, as well as a recreation hall with a youth program.  See also DLGH Bustel site.

Council's activities in Engawala:

No. Staff: 18 people (83% Indigenous)

Local Authority: Elizabeth Dixon, Dianne Dixon, Kathy Inkamala (Deputy Chairperson), Joy Turner, Janet Tilmouth, Rachel Tilmouth.

Ward Councillors: Cr Adrian Dixon (CDRC President), Cr James Glenn, Cr David McCormack, Cr Audrey Inkamala (LAC Chairperson)

Community Achievements (2018/2019):

  • Women's Centre Improvements
  • Landfill Upgrade
  • Solar Lights installed
  • Football Ground Improvements
  • Waste Recycling Program

Phone (08) 8956 9989
Fax (08) 8956 9976
Email: engawala@centraldesert.nt.gov.au