Donate a Crowbar $38
Buy a Beanie $22
Summer 2020 Fundraiser
Pay it Forward – purchase a crowbar (digging stick) online and we will distribute it to someone out bush wanting to go hunting.
Each summer Waltja purchases good quality crowbars which have been uniquely designed to be good for use as digging sticks. We sell them for project work but we also gift them to people who live out on remote communities. They are used for getting bush foods. Crowbars are used to dig in the hard and sandy dirt of the red central desert. Honey ants, bush yams and onions, witchetty grubs and lizards are just a few of the items on the menu. The best gift you can give a community person for Christmas is a good crowbar so they can keep their culture and language strong, keep physically fit and connected to country. Let’s support bush mob.
Purchase a Waltja beanie – available in a range of bright colours as well as black, with the Waltja logo – 100% of funds raised go to our social programs helping people in need on remote NT communities.
Waltja Tjutangku Palyapayi Aboriginal Corporation
Doing Good Work with Families
Waltja is a community based organisation that works with families from Central Desert indigenous communities to address major issues affecting their communities. Waltja’s work focuses on addressing the many gaps in service delivery for children, youth, elders and people with disabilities in the remote communities of Central Australia.
The Waltja Way
Our board of directors are all indigenous women leaders from remote communities and they steer the organisation’s direction according to a set of indigenous principles they have named ‘The Waltja Way’.
Where we work
Waltja has a base in Alice Springs and works with remote Central Australian Aboriginal communities. We also have an Art Store so please come visit! Our service area covers:
- 900,000 square kilometres
- 13,000 people
- 9 different languages
Alice Springs Headquarters – 3 Ghan Road, Alice Springs
Community members travel to Alice Springs for a number of reasons including visiting family, shopping, health and financial services. Waltja has a team of dedicated employees who man the home base. Most of our staff travel to remote communities 3-4 days per week to deliver programs.
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