Who is DKA?

Desert Knowl­edge Aus­tralia (DKA) is a not-for-prof­it statu­to­ry cor­po­ra­tion of the North­ern Ter­ri­to­ry, estab­lished in 2003 to encour­age learn­ing, socioe­co­nom­ic devel­op­ment, research, and envi­ron­men­tal sus­tain­abil­i­ty in Cen­tral Aus­tralia. DKA is com­mit­ted to devel­op­ing oppor­tu­ni­ties to build a stronger and more con­nect­ed desert and remote Australia.

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DKAccelerator wraps up pilot delivery to first cohort of entrepreneurs

Dec 15, 2021

DKA’s enterprise development program has completed delivery of its six-month intensive business coaching schedule to four selected Indigenous businesses.

DKA Stories

Talking Water: The Past, the Present; and what Future?

Nov 23, 2021

The Talking Water campaign is working to create a more secure water future for Alice Springs.

Vale, Harold James Furber

Nov 16, 2021

A joint statement from the Desert Knowledge Precinct.

Arraty Areyel: Looking Straight

Oct 07, 2021

A painting symbolising the significance of Codes 4 Life's work, created by former Project Officer Wayne Scrutton.