East Arnhem State (G)

Capital:

Nhulunbuy 4112
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nhulunbuy,_Northern_Territory

http://www.goveonline.com/guide/east-arnhem-shire-council

http://ncl.net.au/

Others:

Bickerton Island
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bickerton_Island

Gapuwiyak  1,000
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gapuwiyak,_Northern_Territory

Gove Peninsula 14,115
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gove_Peninsula

Groote Eylandt
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Groote_Eylandt

Millingimbi
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Milingimbi_Island

Ramingining 800
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ramingining,_Northern_Territory

Yirkala 687
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Yirrkala,_Northern_Territory

Bremer Island

Wigram Island

Cotton Island

Inglis Island

Mallison Island

Marchinbar Island

Guluwuru Island

Raracla Island

Jirrgari Island

Bumaga Island

Alger Island

Drysdale Island

Graham Island

Elcho Island

Howard Island

Banyan Island

Mooroongga Island

Yabooma Island

Milingimbi Island

Crocadile Island

North Goulburn Island

South Goulburn Island

Super state:

Arnhem Land F,G,H
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Arnhem_Land

Gulf of Carpentaria B,C,D,E,F,G
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gulf_of_Carpentaria

Hospital: ???
University: NO

Airport:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gove_Airport

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lake_Evella_Airport

Basin Authority:

Aligator Basin Authority (ABA)

http://www.bom.gov.au/nt/goveairport/

State Pin 
http://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359092407181/

Beauty:

Mangroves in East Arnhem Land near Nhulunbuy (Gove)
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359094170085/

Bawaka, North East Arnhem Land
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359094170163/

Ramingining, North East Arnhem Land
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359094172046/

Gapuwiyak in East Arnhem Land
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359094172187/

Elcho Island
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359094256537/

Beach, Elcho Island
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359094256539/

Ceremony, Elcho Island
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359094256541/

Rocks, Elcho Island
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359094256549/

Big seas hit the coast at Nhulunbuy, Cyclone Lam
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359094696322/

Tropical Cyclone #Lam making landfall
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359094700403/

#TCLam seen from Elcho Island
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359094738993/

Kids on Elcho Island before #TCNathan
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359095163229/

Ski Beach (Marngarr)
http://www.bloggerme.com.au/states/east-arnhem

Arnhem burn off
https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359095864586/

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Thanks for checking this State out.

This State is prepared on the a-political concept that if you are interested in 'place' in Australia, the most important aspect that defines 'place', is the 'flow of water'. The Senate is interested in 'place'.

This State defines its boundaries at the top of the ridge, where water flows one way rather than the other. This leads to a very interesting 'place'.

We are seeking a debate with people who live in this proposed new State. We know we've got the State pretty well correct; after all, it's just geography. But if you live in this State you can tell us a lot of interesting things.

- Do these boundaries define a place that is unique; different to every other State in Australia? We think that that is probably quite likely.

- Is it a great place, worthy of recognition?

- Upon formation, what should be the name of this State? Who would be the Premier? Who would be the two Senators who represent this State? Who would be the Senator that represents the super-State for the Arnhem Land? Should there be a separate super-State for the whole of the Gulf of Carpentaria, and if so, would this State be included?

- Would life be enhanced if it was on a fast Ring-Rail that links the Capital City to every other Capital City in Australia? Does it have a decent airport that allows linkage to every other Capital City? Does it have a good water system? Does it have a general hospital? What is schooling like in this State? Does it have a university? it appears not to have. We think that it should. Many other interesting things!

We think that this is a great new concept of Statehood based on real concepts that define life in this particular State. What do you think?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Aboriginal Australia:

  • Maung
  • Gunwinggu
  • Gunbalang
  • Gunibidgi
  • Gungurugoni      
  • Nakara
  • Burarra
  • Dangbon
  • Ngalkbun
  • Yolngu            #

NOTE1: Likely indicators only; for original Aboriginal Australia Map © 1991 & restrictions on its copy & use, see Aboriginal Australia Map

NOTE2: The red line is part of the original Aboriginal Australia Map © 1991. The black line is added by Bloggerme for discussion only. It shows the likely State boundary based on the flow of water only. As "the ridge" (See FOWTOR) naturally impacts on the development of the language, social or nation groups of the Indigenous people of Australia, the proposed border is often identical to the group boundary shown on the Aboriginal Australia Map. This is as was expected. Variations are social/historical & result in a particular language, social or nation group being represented in two adjoining States.

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@SBSNews 8 hrs8 hours ago
#CycloneNathan expected to make landfall this morning http://bit.ly/1DQcrV2

TCNathan comes over from Peninsula across the Gulf, now Category 2

@ABCemergency

#TCLam has weakened to a Category 2. Moving SW at 14km/h about 90km N/NE of Bulman @ABCemergency

@BOM_NT 2:00am CST: Centre of eye of #CycloneLam crossing coast VERY SOON southeast of Milingimbi.
http://www.bom.gov.au/products/IDD65011.shtml

See it develop https://www.pinterest.com/pin/418553359094694090/

Some Comments on Twitter @MichelleSuiter The latest satellite image of Aus, currently being attacked from 2 sides by Mother Nature, although looks like 3

@jackiecourtenay 26 mins26 minutes ago
@WhyWarriors Are Elcho Is. mob OK? MT @abcnewsNT #CycloneLam turns S/W, heading for near Milingimbi or Gapuwiyak,

"Towns in the path of gathering cyclones are routinely reported to “brace” for their arrival.

"In north-east Arnhem Land, on the estimated route of tropical cyclone Lam, some people are certainly readying themselves in anticipation. Not least, those communities in Lam’s immediate path at Cape Wessel and Elcho Island are preparing for the worst damage that could be wrought by a category four storm.

"Those who have lived for a long time in this part of far northern Australia approach the prospect of cyclone without surprise or too much evident fear. It is part of a rhythm, a vital cycle, that the Yolngu people have lived through for tens of thousands of years.

"In some ways the anticipation of Lam, which was gathering energy and moving south-west in the Gulf of Carpentaria on Wednesday, is the tale of different peoples – the Yolngu and the non-Indigenous.

"The Yolngu will tell you that before the white man came and built his missions and then his hotels and his government buildings, cyclones heading for the coast were approached with matter-of-fact caution and respect, though rarely fear. The people took themselves inland or to the dunes, where they buried themselves neck-deep in sand and waited for the storm to pass."

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