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Luurnpa Catholic
School

Nintirrikuwala Tjitjukurlu

Compliance

Luurnpa Catholic School is a K-10 Composite school located in the Wirrimanu Aboriginal
Community, Balgo Hills. The school has an enrolment of approximately 100 students.

Luurnpa Catholic School is a K-10 Composite school located in the Wirrimanu Aboriginal Community, Balgo Hills. In 2022 the school has an enrolment of approximately 100 students, with a number of children visiting the community who also attended school. The community is situated in the South East corner of The Kimberley region of Western Australia, located 660 kms south of Kununurra and 960 kms east of Broome. Balgo Hills lies on the Northern end of the Great Sandy Desert and the Eastern end of the Tanami Desert. Halls Creek is the closest town, some 292kms north and can only be safely accessed by 4WD vehicles. The Balgo community has a vibrant Indigenous culture and is a Catholic Community. In 2022, 99% of the students were Indigenous.

Read the full Annual School Report 2023