Crossing the East Alligator River into West Arnhem Land feels like entering a mythic world. The plains you pass through on the road to Gunbalanya (Oenpelli) have an almost surreal majesty. Among the many stony outcrops are Aboriginal sacred sites and some of the world’s most significant rock art.

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Head On Photo Awards 2024

Entries to the Head On Photo Awards 2024 open in May/June.

Image detail: Gary Ramage