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Pormpuraaw is a community situated on Cape York’s west coast, just south of the Edward River and about 660 kilometres northwest of Cairns.

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Pukatja (Ernabella)

Pukatja (Ernabella) Community is located in South Australia in the Musgrave Ranges about 30 km south of the Northern Territory border.
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Punmu is located 640 km south east of Port Hedland in the Pilbara Region of Western Australia and is one of the most remote Aboriginal communities in Australia.
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Raukkan is an Aboriginal community located on the shore of Lake Alexandrina, 80km southeast of Adelaide.  The church at Raukkan is depicted on the Australian $50 note.

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Saibai Island

Saibai Island is a small island located in the northwestern Torres Strait, around 140 kilometres from the northern tip of Cape York, Queensland.

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Santa Teresa (Ltyentye Apurte)

Santa Teresa is an Eastern Arrernte community 85km south east of Alice Springs on Arrernte country.
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Seisia (formerly known as Red Island Point)

Located on the tip of Cape York Peninsula, over 2700 kilometres north west of Brisbane, Seisia is the most northern community on the Australian mainland.

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Thursday Island (Waiben)

Traditionally the land of the Kaurareg Aboriginal people, Thursday Island is located 30 kilometres form the northern tip of Cape York, Queensland.

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Titjikala is an Aboriginal community around 130km south of Alice Springs.
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Wadeye (previously known as Port Keats)

Wadeye is a large remote Aboriginal community 420 kilometres by road south-west of Darwin.

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