There are four different language groups living in the community, as well as a number of cattle stations and associated or individual Aboriginal communities in the region.
Ali Curung has an AFL team which competes in the Barkly Australian Football League. The Women’s Art and Craft Centre supports several well known Central Desert Region artists. Two licensed premises fall within this district, providing members with opportunities to eat out, meet friends, and spend time away from the community. Both premises have good facilities including a bar, restaurant, accommodation and swimming pool.
The Alekarenge School is located within the community and student ages range from 4 to 16 years. School of the Air is available through Alice Springs.
A health clinic is located in the centre of the community, staffed by registered nurses, Aboriginal health workers, nurses and administration support.
- Arlpwe Art Gallery
- Devils Marbles
- Policeman's Waterhole
- Davenport National Park
- WWII Wolfram Mine Site