Laynhapuy Homelands Aboriginal Corporation services some 30 homeland communities with a population of about 1100 Yolngu residents and maintains houses, airstrips, 540km of minor roads, water and power systems, provides municipal services and operates a mechanical workshop in Yirrkala.

Laynhapuy supports the vision of the old people for the Yolngu of the homelands “To determine our own future, to manage our own affairs, to become self-sufficient so that the homeland mala (clans) can continue to live in peace and harmony.”

Laynhapuy Homelands Aboriginal Corporation is an independent provider of services, a facilitator of community and economic development, and an advocate for the rights and interests of the members in the homelands.



North-East Arnhem Land, Northern Territory, Australia