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Your pets are welcome in East Arnhem Land and its many recreational areas. Please remember to be respectful of the region’s natural environment, native animals and other visitors and control your pet at all times. The Nhulunbuy Walk Trail Network around Nhulunbuy township welcomes pets, with areas where they are permitted to be off the leash marked on the trail.

Camping with pets

Dogs are welcome at the many campgrounds managed by Dhimurru Aboriginal Corporation. Dogs are also welcomed at the Walkabout Lodge campgrounds and the Manyimi Campgrounds at the Gove Boat Club. 

Medical Services

If you require any medical assistance for your pet while in the region, contact East Arnhem Veterinary Services.

East Arnhem Veterinary Services

East Arnhem Veterinary Services is located in Nhulunbuy and provides high quality veterinary services to the companion animals of East Arnhem. Services include emergency care, vaccinations, surgery, grooming, blood tests and much more. They stock a range of pet supplies, such as food and worming tablets.

Address: Shop 2, 85 Chesterfield Circuit, Nhulunbuy NT 0880

Phone: 0456 312 290

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Opening hours

  • Monday to Friday: 08.30am – 4:00pm
  • Saturdays and Sundays: closed

Pet Care

Nhulunbuy Paws

Nhulunbuy Paws is a volunteer led organisation in Nhulunbuy providing rehoming of animals, dog boarding and dog washing services. The dog wash is held on most Saturday mornings from 9am to 12pm and is a great place for your pooch to socialise and have some fun.

Address: Arnhem Road, Nhulunbuy NT 0880

Phone: 0437 526 502

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