Bamaga - QLD

Population - Aboriginal Community 

Position

DEG: -10.89323 142.386047
DMS: 10º 53' 35.63" S 142º 23' 9.77" E
UTM: 54 L 8795480mN 651485mE
Altitude: 30.13m

Description

Place Type

Population - Population - Aboriginal Community

Location

672.32kms NorthWest of Daintree - Driving 923 km (21 hours 14 mins)

Address & Contact

Sagaukaz St
QLD 4876
Phone: (07) 4069 3121
Email: N/A
Web: N/A

Information

Bamaga is the administrative centre for the Northern Peninsula Area (NPA) and is close to the tip of Cape York. The traditional lands of the Injinoo people extend from the Skardon River on the west coast and Captain Billy’s Landing on the east coast up to Pajinka at the top of Cape York. The community is the homeland of most of the traditional owners of the land that makes up the 5 Northern Peninsula Area communities: Anggamuthi, Atambaya, Wuthathi, Yadhaikgana, and Gudang.

The Five communities of the NPA are Bamaga, Injinoo, New Mapoon, Seisia and Umagico.
There are three aboriginal communities; Injinoo, Umagico and new Mapoon, and two Saibai Islander communities; Seisia and Bamaga.
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Weather

Closest Weather Station

Horn Island at 18/11:00am EST
Distance from Bamaga 35.88km N
TemperatureFeels LikeRel. HumidityDew PointPressureRainfallWind DirectionWind SpeedGusts
28.0°C26.6°C70%22.2°C1013.3hPa0.0mmESE33km/hr
18knots
50km/hr
27knots

Closest Climatic Station

Horn Island
Distance from Bamaga 35.88km N
 JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Mean Max. °C30.930.530.430.429.929.328.829.030.131.031.931.8
Mean Min. °C25.125.025.025.224.723.923.122.923.824.825.725.7
Mean Rain mm387.5467.0358.2228.071.315.88.35.56.316.949.1191.5

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