Barunga is a small aboriginal community located approximately 80 kilometres (50 mi) southeast of Katherine, in the Northern Territory of Australia. Formerly known as Beswick, it was later called Bamyili before it was finally renamed Barunga. It is now part of the Roper Gulf Region Local Government area.
At the 2011 census, Barunga had a population of 313. The community has a health clinic, camping grounds, sports oval, basketball courts, softball pitch, school, council office and a community store. Each year, the community holds the Barunga Festival which occurs in mid June.