Tennant Creek is the central hub of the Barkly Region. It sits on Warumungu Country, with all twelve of the adjacent different Aboriginal languages spoken, as over the years, people have migrated into town from surrounding areas. The town has a relatively short history, having been born out of that last gold rush back in the 1930s, so local Aboriginal people still follow traditional customs and lore.
You will find a lively community of interesting locals . The Golden Heart reputation began with the mining era, but these days it is held sacred in the generous nature of the local inhabitants.