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Top Choice Arts Centre in Borroloola

Waralungku Arts Centre

This relaxed art centre on the main road through town showcases work by artists from the four different Indigenous-language groups in the area; the Yanyuwa, Garrwa, Marra and Gudanji people. Unlike the dot-painting …
Australian in Borroloola

Carpentaria Grill

Easily the best place to eat in town, the Carpentaria Grill does Aussie pub staples, but the best choice is always the barra – served with garlic prawns or on its own cooked just the way you like it. There are speci…
Museum in Borroloola

Borroloola Museum

About three-quarters of the population of Borroloola is Indigenous and the town’s colourful history is displayed at the Borroloola Museum, alongside mining memorabilia, within the 1887 police station. If you find it…
Cultural in Borroloola

Malandarri Festival

This two-day event in October is Borroloola's biggest celebration, with traditional dance the focal point alongside artworks, markets, workshops and other activities.
Australian in Borroloola

Borroloola Hotel

Borroloola Hotel serves the usual pub fare of burgers, chops and mixed grills within a lounge bar that’s heavily reinforced with steel mesh.