Katherine NT

Katherine is a town in Northern Territory, Australia. It is situated on the Katherine River (after which it is named) in the “Top End”, 320 kilometres (200 mi) southeast of Darwin.
It is the fourth largest settlement in the Territory and the third largest and southernmost major settlement in the Top End. Katherine had an urban population of 5,849 on the 2006 Census night.
Katherine is also the closest major town to RAAF Base Tindal located 17 km southeast and provides education, health, local government services and employment opportunities for the families of Defence personnel stationed there.
At the 2006 Census, the base had a residential population of 677, with 24.5% of the workforce engaged in employment outside of defence, the majority commuting to work in Katherine.
More at wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Katherine,_Northern_Territory