Bidyadanga Community - WA

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  Aboriginal Community

Position

DEG: -18.68238 121.775249
DMS: 18º 40' 56.57" S 121º 46' 30.88" E
UTM: 51 K 7933874mN 370845mE
Altitude: 13.92m

Description

Address & Contact

Sandalwood Dr
Lagrange WA 6725
Phone: N/A
Email: N/A
Web: https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bidyadanga_Community,_Western_Australia

Information

Bidyadanga, also known as La Grange, is the largest Aboriginal community in Western Australia, with a population of approximately 750 residents. It is located 180 kilometres south of Broome and 1,590 kilometres from the state capital Perth, in the Kimberley region. The traditional owners of the land are the Karajarri people, but is also home to the several other language groups.History: Started as a government rations distribution point by the government in 1903, La Grange became a mission station run by German Pallotine missionaries in 1955, before the formation of Bidyadanga Aboriginal Community La Grange (BACLG) in 1975, and subsequent independence from the mission in 1982.
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Closest Weather Station

Bidyadanga at 19/09:00am WST
Distance from Bidyadanga Community 0.58km SE
TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts
30.5°C25.7°C26%9.0°C1014.3hPa0.0mmSE24km/hr
13knots
km/hr
knots

Closest Climatic Station

Bidyadanga
Distance from Bidyadanga Community 0.58km SE
 JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Mean Max. °C34.434.135.335.632.429.829.531.032.834.234.935.0
Mean Min. °C26.025.624.922.118.315.313.914.917.521.023.925.7
Mean Rain mm126.9137.797.625.325.220.28.42.11.31.07.854.9

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