Daly Waters

About Daly Waters

Population
194 People reside in Daly Waters and the surrounding area. The median age of Daly Waters is 37 years old.

Contact
Mataranka Council Service Manager (CSM)
Phone: (08) 8975 4576

Access
By road, the trip to Daly Waters takes approximately three hours from Katherine. The double lane Stuart Highway sealed the entire way. Daly Waters may also be accessed via chartered small aircraft.

Daly Waters Services

Roper Gulf Regional Council provides a range of Local Government services in Daly Waters including maintenance and upgrade of infrastructure, weed control and fire hazard reduction in and around the township as well as providing governance support.

Rubbish collection services and the upkeep of parks and gardens is provided by the Daly Waters Progress Association.

Also located in Daly Waters are a Store with fuel available, Hotel, Caravan Park, Airstrip.

Local Government
The Roper Gulf Regional Council provides local government in Daly Waters, which sits in the Never Never Ward. The Council’s Headquarters is located in Katherine, NT with a Service Delivery Centre located in Mataranka.

Events
The rodeo and campdraft are the major events for Daly Waters each year which draws locals and tourists to the small town’s showgrounds.

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