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Mataranka Community Government

Category: Organisation
Date To: 1 July 2008
Sub Category:Aboriginal Community Council | Local Government
State/Country:Northern Territory, Australia
Summary Information:
The Mataranka Community Government administered local government services in Mataranka.

The functions of the Community Government included the establishment and maintenance of:
- parks and gardens
- communications
- sports facilities, libraries, community halls
- waste disposal
- adult education
- community housing
- roads
- contractual works
- fire-fighting service
- tourist attractions.

However, it was absorbed by the Roper Gulf Shire Council in 2008 as part of the large scale amalgamation process in the Northern Territory.

Related Entries

  • Mataranka Indigenous Land Use Agreement (ILUA)
  • Organisation
  • Roper Gulf Shire Council

  • Glossary

    Local Government | Aboriginal Community Council (Australia)

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