Description

Elliott is a town in Northern Territory of Australia. It is almost halfway between Darwin and Alice Springs on the Stuart Highway. The town is in the Yapurkulangu ward of the Barkly Region. The area is the home of the Jingili people and the traditional name of the town is Kulumindini. At the 2016 census, Elliott had a population of 339. The town began at the site of Number 8 Bore on Newcastle Waters Station as an Australian Army camp during World War II. It is named after Army Captain R.D (Snow) Elliott MBE. Elliott is on the edge of the Newcastle Waters Station and is 23 kilometres (14 mi) from Newcastle Waters, a town near the station homestead and at the junction of three important stockroutes. It lies close to the seasonal Lake Woods.

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Location Information 

  • Elevation: 220
  • Population: 339
  • State electorate(s): Barkly
  • Federal Division(s): Lingiari
  • Established (yr): 1947
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.

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Tennant Creek NT 860 (255 km, 2 hrs 40 mins)