• For alcohol and other drug counselling and support, call Wurrumiyanga Clinic 89783984
  • NT Mental Health Line (24 hours) 1800 682 288

Local Restrictions

  • the Tiwi Islands are Alcohol Protected Areas and General Restricted Areas
  • Has a community developed Alcohol Management Plan
  • Has Liquor Permits
  • Applications must be signed by Wurrumiyanga Police before submitting to Licensing NT for approval
  • Liquor permit deliveries are by barge from Darwin outlets.

Read about where you can’t drink in Darwin and the Tiwi Islands

Read about how to apply for a Liquor Permit

Takeaway alcohol sales information

Notice, to buy takeaway alcohol, you will need photo ID for the Banned Drinker Register

Club Ranku

  • On premise drinking only, no takeaway
  • Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday 4.30pm to 7.30pm


  • Light and Midstrength  beer only

Disclaimer: While all care has been taken to ensure this information is correct, if it contradicts  please  refer to the Stronger Futures in the Northern Territory Act 2012(Cth) and the Liquor Act 2017(NT)

Last updated: 24 June 2020

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