Sports & Recreation

The Wirl­yarra pun­jar­l­ki kapi Miri­par­ti­ji­ki - Anyinginyi Sports and Recre­ation team pro­motes sports and phys­i­cal activ­i­ty as a way of pre­vent­ing chron­ic disease. 

Ser­vices and facil­i­ties we pro­vide to res­i­dents of the Bark­ly Region include:

    • after-school and school hol­i­day sports programs
    • a ful­ly equipped gym­na­si­um with group fit­ness classes
    • social sports events
    • annu­al events including: 
      • fun runs
      • the Rossy Williams crick­et shield 
      • the NAIDOC sports weekend.

    The pop­u­lar after-school sports pro­gram runs dai­ly struc­tured games such as bas­ket­ball, dodge­ball, net­ball, soc­cer, crick­et, T-Ball and Hock­ey for chil­dren. This ser­vice pro­vides pos­i­tive activ­i­ties for young peo­ple in the area that also ben­e­fit their phys­i­cal fitness.

    We are proud to be one of the only Abo­rig­i­nal Med­ical Ser­vices to run a ful­ly func­tion­ing gym. We link with local organ­i­sa­tions to pro­vide spe­cialised sup­port for com­mu­ni­ty mem­bers wish­ing to utilise the gym­na­si­um and oth­er facilities. 

    We organ­ise and facil­i­tate social sports such as touch foot­ball, crick­et, vol­ley­ball, net­ball, soc­cer, soft­ball and bas­ket­ball through­out the year.

    The Anyinginyi Sports and Recre­ation team also part­ners with nation­al sport­ing bod­ies to deliv­er in2cricket, Net­Set­Go, Aussie Hoops and Mini Roos to the Ten­nant Creek community.

    Gym Mem­ber­ship costs

    • $10 for a casu­al visit
    • $80 for 10 sessions
    • $80 for a one-month membership
    • $200 for a three-month membership
    • $300 for a six-month membership
    • $500 for a one-year membership

    Open­ing hours

    Mon­day — Fri­day: 
    6am — 8pm

    8:00am — 12:00pm


    The big tin shed on Ambrose St 

    Ten­nant creek, NT 0860

    Tel: (08) 8962 1959