Arnhem Coast
Northern Territory
IBRA 6.1 Arnhem Coast.png
The interim Australian bioregions,
with the Arnhem Coast in red
Area29,900 km2 (11,544.5 sq mi)
Localities around Arnhem Coast:
Arafura Sea Arafura Sea Arafura Sea
Darwin Coastal Arnhem Coast Gulf of Carpentaria
Arnhem Plateau Arnhem Plateau Central Arnhem

The Arnhem Coast, an interim Australian bioregion, is located in the Northern Territory,[1][2] comprising an area of 3,335,669 hectares (8,242,620 acres)[3] of the coastal plains that characterises central Arnhem Land in the Top End of the Northern Territory.[4]

See also


  1. ^ Environment Australia. "Revision of the Interim Biogeographic Regionalisation for Australia (IBRA) and Development of Version 5.1 – Summary Report". Department of the Environment and Water Resources, Australian Government. Archived from the original on 5 September 2006. Retrieved 31 January 2007. ((cite journal)): Cite journal requires |journal= (help)
  2. ^ IBRA Version 6.1 data
  3. ^ "Interim Biogeographic Regionalisation for Australia (IBRA7) regions and codes". Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities. Commonwealth of Australia. 2012. Retrieved 13 January 2013.
  4. ^ "Arnhem Coast bioregion" (PDF). Department of the Environment. Australian Government. Retrieved 1 June 2015.