About Us - Groote Eylandt

 
 
 
Groote Eylandt is the largest island in the Gulf of Carpentaria and the fourth largest island in Australia. It is the homeland of, and is owned by, the Anindilyakwa People
 
Groote Eylandt lies about 50 km from the Northern Territory mainland and eastern coast of Arnhem Land, about 630 km from Darwin. The island measures about 50 km from east to west and 60 km from north to south; its area is 2,326.1 km2. It was named by the explorer Abel Tasman in 1644 and is Dutch for "Large Island".
 
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