Over 20 participants in the Community Development Programme have contributed to a successful three day walk through the Musgrave Ranges. The 30 kilometre walk had a positive impact on the young men from the community of Amata as well as the Community Elders and Anangu Mentors who taught and bonded with them.
Amata is a community in the extremely remote Aṉangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands in South Australia, 40km south of the Northern Territory border and around 250km west of the Stuart Highway.
Traditional Owners: Yankuntjatjara
Languages: Pitjantjatjara and Yankunytjatjara
Population (ABS 2016 Census): 455
For more information, see South Australia Regional Office.
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Four young people from Amata in South Australia enjoyed an exciting and inspiring weekend and gave 100 per cent as they represented their community at the National Deadly Fun Run Championships in Yulara, Northern Territory.
The Indigenous Marathon Foundation hosted a Deadly Fun Run for students in the remote South Australian Community of Amata.