Warumungu, Northern Territory

Warumunga is a locality in the Northern Territory of Australia located about 902 kilometres (560 mi) south-east of the territory capital of Darwin.[1][3]

Northern Territory
Coordinates20°08′16″S 133°52′28″E[1]
Population157 (2016 census)[2]
Established4 April 2007[1]
Postcode(s)0852 [3]
Time zoneACST (UTC+9:30)
Location902 km (560 mi) SE of Darwin City
LGA(s)Barkly Region [1]
Territory electorate(s)Barkly[4]
Federal Division(s)Lingiari[5]
Mean max temp[6] Mean min temp[6] Annual rainfall[6]
32.0 °C
90 °F
19.0 °C
66 °F
473.1 mm
18.6 in
Suburbs around Warumunga:
Tanami East Tanami East
Tanami East
Warumunga Tablelands
Anmatjere Anmatjere
Adjoining localities[7][8][lower-alpha 1]

The locality’s name derived from the Warumungu Land Trust, which make up a large part of the locality Its boundaries and name were gazetted on 4 April 2007.[7][1]

The 2016 Australian census which was conducted in August 2016 reports that Warumunga had 157 people living within its boundaries.[2]

Warumunga is located within the federal division of Lingiari, the territory electoral division of Barkly and the local government area of the Barkly Region.[5][4][8]

See also



  1. The locality of Warumunga fully surrounds the locality of Tennant Creek [7]


  1. "Place Names Register Extract for Warumunga". NT Place Names Register. Northern Territory Government. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  2. Australian Bureau of Statistics (27 June 2017). "Warumunga (State Suburb)". 2016 Census QuickStats. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  3. "Warumunga Postcode". postcode-finders.com.au. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  4. "Division of Daly". Northern Territory Electoral Commission. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  5. "Federal electoral division of Lingiari". Australian Electoral Commission. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  6. "Monthly climate statistics: Summary statistics TENNANT CREEK AIRPORT (nearest weather station)". Commonwealth of Australia , Bureau of Meteorology. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  7. "Warumunga". NT Atlas and Spatial Data Directory. Northern Territory Government. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
  8. "Localities within Barkly Shire (sic) (map)" (PDF). Northern Territory Government. 2 April 2007. Retrieved 25 April 2019.
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