Jarlmadagah Burru


Population – Approximately 69 people

Distance/Location from Derby – Approximately 115 km South

Approved Community Layout Plan – Yes (endorsed July 2007)

The Jarlmadangah Burru community was established in 1987 by the Tradition Owners of the country. The land that the community has been built on was carefully chosen by the Traditional Owners as a place where activity would not compromise culture and heritage sites. The people of the Jarlmadangah Burru community maintain a close association with Mount Anderson Station.

Jarlmadangah Burru currently runs a cultural centre, community store, community school and successful tourism business.  The community is a leading example of a successful community development model.

The approved Community Layout Plan prepared by the Department of Planning provides a framework for the future growth and development of the community. A copy of the approved Community Layout Plan can be obtained from the Department of Planning website by clicking here.

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