Timber Creek - NT

  Population - Town


DEG: -15.64816 130.476791
DMS: 15º 38' 53.38" S 130º 28' 36.45" E
UTM: 52 L 8269432mN 658293mE
Altitude: 19.89m
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Population - Population - Town


355.18kms South of Darwin - Driving 602 km (6 hours 48 mins)

Address & Contact

Victoria Hwy
Timber Creek NT 0852
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Situated on the doorstep of Gregory National Park in the Katherine region, the township of Timber Creek is a traveller’s oasis. Timber Creek, 285 kilometres west of Katherine, is the region's main centre and is home to about 70 people. This friendly Northern Territory town features several attractions that preserve its rich pastoral and exploration heritage. Timber Creek is the traditional land of the Ngaliwurra Aboriginal people, who provided early European settlers with valuable bush knowledge and acted as guides for the local police. A police station was first established in Timber Creek in 1898. Initially just a hut and a goat yard, the dwellings were upgraded to iron and steel in 1908 and this structure has been reopened as the Timber Creek Police Station Museum.
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Closest Weather Station

Bradshaw at 06/05:30pm CST
Distance from Timber Creek 86.3km NE
TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts

Closest Climatic Station

Timber Creek
Distance from Timber Creek 1.53km S
Mean Max. °C35.935.135.435.232.930.330.632.936.538.338.437.2
Mean Min. °C25.024.623.521.118.215.314.815.820.624.025.125.4
Mean Rain mm227.6232.9162.330.

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