Mandangala Community

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Western Australia
Mandangala is located in Western Australia
Coordinates16.544°0′S 128.357°0′E / 16.544°S 128.357°E / -16.544; 128.357Coordinates: 16.544°0′S 128.357°0′E / 16.544°S 128.357°E / -16.544; 128.357
Elevation47 m (154 ft)
Location130 km (81 mi) south west of Kununurra
LGA(s)Shire of Wyndham-East Kimberley
State electorate(s)Kimberley
Federal Division(s)Durack
Mean max temp Mean min temp Annual rainfall
35.0 °C
95 °F
21.6 °C
71 °F
790.7 mm
31.1 in

Mandangala is a medium-sized Aboriginal community, located in the Kimberley region of Western Australia, within the Shire of Wyndham-East Kimberley. The local aboriginal languages of the community are the Miriwoong and Kija most people in the community speak those languages.


The community is managed through its incorporated body, Mandangala Aboriginal Corporation, incorporated under the Aboriginal Councils and Associations Act 1976 on 10 September 1986.

Town planning[edit]

Mandangala Layout Plan No.1 has been prepared in accordance with State Planning Policy 3.2 Aboriginal Settlements. Layout Plan No.1 was endorsed by the WAPC on 1 June 2001.[1]

External links[edit]


  1. ^ Planning Western Australia official site