Banka Banka Mud Hut

Historical Sites and Heritage Locations

The homestead is a single storey, rectangular building measuring about 6.9m x 10.6m with a pitched roof consisting of a timber roof frame and corrugated metal roof sheeting, mudbrick walls, concrete floors, surrounded by a 2.7m wide verandah supported by concrete posts. The building consists of three rooms, each measuring about 3.1m x 6.3m; one is used as a bar/kiosk, and the remaining two rooms are currently empty.

Facilities

Carpark Caters for hearing impairment Caters for limited mobility Caters for vision impairment Picnic Area

Nearby Things to Do

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The mud hut building is used as a kiosk / bar for guests and visitors.

Banka Banka Mud Hut

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The building depicts the Nyinkka lizard's head rising in greeting as you enter

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The second, 3-roomed building at the site, showing evidence of vandalism and poor restoration techniques.

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Winanjjikari Music Centre, Tennant Creek Area, Northern Territory, Australia

Winanjjikari Music Centre

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