Local species push for City Centre landscaping
Three prominent sites in Karratha’s City Centre will be spruced up in 2017 with greater attention to local plant species as part of landscaping plans endorsed by Council.
Action plan to guide energy saving initiatives
City of Karratha Councilors have endorsed the development of an Energy Efficiency Action Plan to drive down greenhouse gas emissions and electricity costs.
City celebrates Australia Day
Community heroes throughout the City of Karratha were celebrated for their hard work and community contribution at the annual Australia Day Awards this morning.
Singapore flight negotiations continue
Negotiations with international airlines to bring a service to Karratha Airport will continue following a tender process.
Leisureplex fitness centre to expand
A mezzanine spin studio and a functional fitness room will be the highlights of an expansion to the fitness facilities at the Karratha Leisureplex.
Dampier Marina project progresses
Development of a proposed new Marina at Dampier that will house nearly 100 berths will be led by the City of Karratha in conjunction with the Hampton Harbour Boat and Sailing Club.
City supports Burrup World Heritage listing
A proposal to gain World Heritage status for the Burrup Peninsula and Dampier Archipelago continues to gain traction with the City of Karratha indicating support for the project.
City seeks input on investment proposal
A proposal to utilise City of Karratha funds on feasibility studies and potentially investing Council funds into the planned Homemaker Centre at Gap Ridge will be the subject of community consultation.
City welcomes Balla Balla Iron State Agreement
A new iron ore mine, port and rail project near Whim Creek with the potential to create thousands of jobs has been welcomed by the City of Karratha.