Yuendumu

Alternative community name: 

Yurntumu
YuendumuNorthern Territory 0872

RIMO: 

<p><strong>Yuendumu</strong> is one of the larger remote communities in Central Australia. It located 290km NW of Alice Springs.<br />It was established in 1946 by the Native Affairs Branch of the Australian Government to deliver rations and welfare services. Yuendumu has strong links with other Warlpiri and Anmatjerre communities within the region, including Lajamanu, Willowra, Yuelamu, Laramba and Nyirrpi.<br />Yuendumu hosts its annual sports weekend on the first weekend of August. The event includes football, basketball and softball competitions, attracting teams from other communities around the region. There is also a 'Battle of the Bands' night which showcases local bands.</p>

Radio Studio: 

Yes

Population-Indigenous: 

686

Languages: 

Warlpiri, Anmatjerre

Radio Licence Status: 

CBL

ACMA Site ID: 

151643

BSL (radio): 

10143

RIBS Callsign: 

8ACR / PAW

RIBS Radio Frequency: 

106.1

Radio Service 2: 

ABC RN 98.1

Radio Service 3: 

ABC RR 102.9

Radio Service 4: 

ABC JJJ 100.5

TV Licence Status: 

CBL

BSL (television): 

1993

RIBS TV Channel: 

RIB66

Licensee (TV): 

Warlpiri Media Association

Internet options: 

3G,ADSL,Satellite

Community Internet Access facilities: 

Yes