Gangan, ancestral land of the Dhalwaŋu people, is a remote inland riverside community. One the largest homelands in east Arnhemland, it has strong, cohesive and forward thinking leadership. Gangan community artists are well known both nationally and internationally. The community is determined to secure a sustainable and independent future for their children on their ancestral country. Fish, turtle and freshwater shellfish are a significant part of the community diet.
Gangan has some world famous artists and their art is available at Buku-Larrŋgay Mulka Art Centre in Yirrkala. Please see the artists profiles below from Gangan:
Please note that Laynhapuy Homelands are private land and not to be visited without permission. Some homelands can be accessed with the appropriate permit, please contact us for more information
For more information on the best time to travel and road conditions, please visit the East Arnhem Land Website