Wangkana Kari Hostel

Multipurpose hostel in Tennant Creek with three share accommodation.


Lot 782 Paterson Street

Tennant Creek NT 0860

 (08) 7905 8770


Wangkana-Kari means, ‘Black Rock / Crow Dreaming’ in the Warumungu / Warlmanpa language.

AHL acknowledges the Warumungu people as the Traditional Owners of the land on which we operate the hostel. We pay our respects to Elders past and present. 

Resident beds42
Accommodation14 resident units (contain 3 single beds), with an attached bathroom.
Property amenities

Dining room

Resident laundry

2 x TV lounges

2 x computer labs

Onsite parking

BBQ area


Local facilities

Anyinginyi Health Aboriginal Corporation (1.6km)

1 Irvine Street, Tennant Creek NT

(08) 8962 2633


Tennant Creek Hospital (1.5km)

45 Schmidt Street, Tennant Creek NT

(08) 8962 4399


IGA Tennant Creek (2.1km)

Paterson Street, Tennant Creek NT


Tariff Rates – Effective 01-09-2022


Single rate – shared room                                                             $36 per night

Single rate – sole occupancy                                                        $52 per night

Partnered rate – both partners in-room                                $32 per night per person


Employed rate                                                                            $65 per night


Children – 2 to 20 years of age                                           $10 per night per child

Infant – under 2 years of age                                                       No charge


Tertiary Education Students                                                  $30 per night per student

AHL tariff includes all meals.

AHL has a No Pay, No Stay policy and all room tariffs must be paid in advance.