Know locally as Walungurru, Kintore is situated 530km west of Alice Springs in the Pintubi homelands. It is a 2 hour flight to Alice Springs and a day trip by road. It is nestled at the base of culturally important hills known as Pulikatjara (‘two hills’) near the Western Australia Border and part of the Haasts Bluff Aboriginal Land Trust. The community forms part of the Luritja Pintubi Ward of the MacDonnell Regional Council as its population of 454 residents are predominantly Pintubi speakers with a small population of Luritja and some Warlpiri people
Services in the Kintore community include a Clinic, Dialysis Centre, School, Community Council, Art Centre, Police Station and Women’s Centre. The community store in Kintore has a basic range of essential items at remote prices.