There is no Council Office in Urapunga. Please contact the Ngukurr Council Office for all enquiries (20km from Urapunga)
Lot 293 Balamurra Street, Ngukurr NT 0852
Phone: (08) 8977 4600
Urapunga is a township in the Yugul Mangi ward, located on the Wilton River 30 kilometres west of Ngukurr off the Roper Highway. Urapunga is also known as Rittarangu.
Urapunga is approximately 20 kilometres from Ngukurr off the Roper Highway. The gravel section of the Roper Highway is well maintained and can be used by conventional cars during the dry season and 4WD during the wet season. Travel time by road is approximately three and a half (3.5) hours from Katherine.
Please be advised that Urapunga is a closed community; a Northern Land Council (NLC) permit is required to visit this community.
An integral part of the community consultation process in Urapunga occurs through Urapunga Local Authority Meetings. The Local Authority is made up of the Elected Member/s who sit on Council for the Yugul Mangi Ward and are nominated representatives from the community. All stakeholders in Urapunga are invited to attend the Local Authority Meetings. The resolutions made at these meetings form the basis of all planning made by Roper Gulf Regional Council.
To attend a Urapunga Local Authority Meeting, click here
To view our Local Authority Meeting dates, agendas and minutes, click here
Roper Gulf Regional Council delivers a limited range of core and agency services in Urapunga including rubbish collection, maintenance of parks, gardens and public spaces.
|Regular Transport Service||Yes||
Note these services may be affected by wet season flooding
1300 853 680
|Fuel||No||Available at Ngukurr (20km from community)|
Accommodation available at Ngukurr
|Airstrip||Yes||Unsealed - Urapunga Aerodrome (500m from the community)|
Primary Health Care delivered by Sunrise Health Services from Ngukurr on Wednesdays
(08) 8975 4345
Alcohol restriction in place
Serviced by Ngukurr Police Station
(08) 8975 4644
(08) 8975 4645
|Council Service Delivery Centre||No||
Please contact the Ngukurr Council Service Delivery Centre
(08) 8975 4601
|Mobile Phone, Internet & Radio||Yes||
|Early Childcare Centre||No|
|Aged Care Centre||No|