The community is located off the Stuart Highway 300kms north of Alice Springs. Travel up the Stuart Highway towards Tennant Creek, and turn off highway above Ti Tree towards Mt Barkly, travel 130km to the community.
The Northern Territory Government has put together resources to help your visit to community be successful. Please have a look at the Remote Engagement and Coordination Strategy and Toolkit available from bushready.nt.gov.au or bushtel.nt.gov.au
You can also go onto to our Visiting Communities page.
You view the community's plan at Willowra Community Plan 2021.
Council Presence in Willowra
No. Staff: 13 people (54% Indigenous)
Local Authority: Harold Ross (Chair), Kathy Walker (Deputy Chair), Justin Forrest, Jeanie Presley, Lillian Long, Ashley Martin, Anne-Grace Kitson.
Ward Councillors: Cr Warren Williams (Deputy President), Cr Jacob Spencer, Cr Freddy Williams, Cr April Martin.
Community Projects (2019/2020)
- Additional trees and tree guards
- Cleaning and gardening package for each house
- Purchased 2000L potable water container for community events
- In progress – solar lights for dark spots
Phone (08) 8956 4820
Fax (08) 8956 4920
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Local community vacancies are often available. Please contact the Council office for more information.