Pormpuraaw's upgraded airstrip.

Residents of Pormpuraaw, 900 kilometres west of Cairns on the Gulf of Carpentaria, are resting easier, knowing their connection with the outside world is secure.

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"The world is a bigger place than you can see right now and you can do big things and go to amazing places...so trust yourself and be BRAVE!"

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Tennant Creek ICC

We cover the Barkly Tablelands, a large area of the central Northern Territory: 283,648 square kilometres, over 20 per cent of the area of the Northern Territory and including two towns, six communities and more than 50 outstations.

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Australia mourns the passing of its 21st Prime Minister, the Honourable Edward Gough Whitlam AC QC.

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