Come with a sense of adventure and discover the secrets of the Gulf of Carpentaria.

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What’s in a name?

02 October 19

Yagurli means fish in our language. Moungibi (Burketown) is well known for its fishing - this is one of the main drawcards for visitors to the Gulf area so we thought it was a fitting name along with the barramundi logo as they both represent our land and culture.i

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A great new facility for students right here in Burketown

30 September 19

📚NEW STUDENT ACCOMM IN BURKETOWN 🏠 New purpose-built student accommodation has been built in Burketown, to host university students on placement through the Centre for Rural & Remote Health, James Cook University. The new 1.8-million-dollar facility includes: 🛏 five bedrooms (10 beds) 🛋 open living and study spaces 🖥 tutorial room 📚 outside study areas The Centre's Director Sabina Knight said, until now, no students were able to undertake placement in the community. The project was funded by the Federal Government, with the support of the local council who provided the lan

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Our magnificent Morning Glory Cloud

25 September 19

Its that time of year again, when Burketown is visited by our magnificent Morning Glory Cloud and the cloud surfers arrive to take advantage of a ride of a lifetime.-

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