Ringer Soak community (population 160) is located approximately 172km south east of Halls Creek. Travel 120km along the Duncan Highway until you reach the signed Ringer Soak Turnoff, then travel 52km to Ringer Soak. The drive from Halls Creek to Ringer Soak travels through the beautiful ranges out of Halls Creek past lovely waterholes, and then out onto the Black Soil plains and grasslands which are prime cattle grazing country. Closer to Ringer Soak you will pass Sturt Creek wetlands and over the Gordon Downs (abandoned station) range.
The community has a Store, School, Clinic, Administration office and new Art Centre.
Store hours :
Monday to Friday 8:30 to 12:00 , 2:00 to 4:00
Saturday 8:30 to 11:00
Store deliveries are fortnightly on Fridays and are transported to Ringer Soak by Desert Yard Transport Halls Creek Ph: 08 9168 6208.
Monday to Thursday 8:30 to 12:30, 2:00 to 4:00
Friday 8:30 to 1:00
Saturday – Sunday CLOSED
No specific opening hours at present.
For all Art Sales please see the CEO
The tip is located 1.2km North of Community left hand side of main road
Diesel is available for sale (no other fuel) through the office Monday to Friday within office hours.
If you require unleaded it can be purchased at Flora Valley Station.
Any community issues or correspondence should be forwarded to the chair person through the community office, so that it can be tabled at council meetings.
Mail Plane every Thursday at approximately 10:00am. Each Department is responsible for its own mail drop off and pick up Please bring all outgoing mail to the office before 9:30am on Thursday and collect your incoming mail after 11:00 am.
Passenger tickets for the mail plane can be booked through the Kununurra Visitor Centre 08 9168 1177 (cost per person $160.00)
In the event of a power outage please call KRSP on 1800 635 641.
Then call CEO on 9168 8922 or 9168 8724
The community experiences isolation during the wet season (Dec – April). During this time tracks around the community should not be traveled as they can be very hazardous. The Duncan Hwy and Gordon Downs road are often closed during this time. Road reports are available from the community office during opening hours or alternatively contact the Halls Creek Shire 08 9168 6007.
Art Centre - position vacant at present
Clinic - Various RN’s from KAMSC
Office - 08 9168 8922 (fax: 08 9168 8976)
Store - 08 9168 8000 (fax: 08 9168 8011)
School - 08 9168 8720 (fax: 08 9168 8924)
Clinic - 08 9168 8418 (fax: 08 9168 8048)
Art Centre - 08 9168 8556 (ph/fax)
RFDS - 1800 625 800
Halls Creek POLICE - 08 9168 6000