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Boy's Dormitory - Albert Namatjira's grew up here.
Art Gallery - the original Manse, exhibits works of the ‘Hermannsburg School of Watercolour Artists'
Korparilja Water Tank
Bakery and Dining Room - ‘the eating house'
Meat House - remains of a longer building from 1890's
Aranda school house
Rainwater Tank - built during a period of extreme drought
Correspondence School - for the white children
The Tannery - built to provide industry and income for Aranda people
Old Church built by Gottlieb Haemmerling in 1896.
Smithy - built in 1882 it is the oldest building remaining.
The Stockmen's House - now a private residence
The Colonist's House - housed the skilled married workers
Ingkartaka Strehlow's House - Kata-Anga Tearooms
Welcome to the Hermannsburg Website
WELCOME TO WESTERN ARANDA COUNTRY
We We welcome you to Western Aranda country. Come, share our stories, our art and our history, enjoy your visit here.
We have lovely bed and breakfast accomodation available here at the Precinct and also a very comfortable campground in town for you, so you can take your time and truly enjoy the experiences on offer in the area. From here you can explore the Finke Gorge National Park and beyond.
Western Aranda Language
The language used within the precinct is the traditional language passed on by ancestors to missionaries and taught to the children at the old Hermannsburg Mission school. You can see the website in Western Aranda by clicking in the Aranda link above.