Archer, Northern Territory

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DarwinNorthern Territory
Map of the Suburbs of Palmerston, Northern Territory.png
Archer in the southwestern part of the City of Palmerston
Established 1970s
Postcode(s) 0830
LGA(s) City of Palmerston
Territory electorate(s) Blain
Federal Division(s) Solomon
Suburbs around Archer:
Wickham (Litchfield) Marlow Lagoon Moulden
Wickham (Litchfield) Archer Bellamack
Wickham (Litchfield) Wickham (Litchfield) Mitchell

Archer is a relatively new and still sparsely populated suburb in the southwestern part of Palmerston. It is 25 km SE of the Darwin CBD and 5.4 km from Palmerston City. Its local government area is the City of Palmerston. Archer is the largest suburb of Palmerston by area.

It is named after James C. Archer.[1]


  1. ^ "Biography: Previous Incumbents - James Clarence Archer" (PDF). Government House NT. Northern Territory Government. Retrieved 2 April 2012. 

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Coordinates: 12°30′44″S 130°58′16″E / 12.512105°S 130.971015°E / -12.512105; 130.971015