Rate rise proposed in line with CPI
Strong financial management and reductions in expenditure have helped the City of Karratha to propose a 1.7 per cent rate increase for residential, commercial and industrial properties for the 2016/17 financial year.
Wickham Bistro set for a revamp
The Wickham Bistro is a poised for a spruce up with Rambla Bar Pty Ltd, who are associated with Karratha’s Blanche Bar to take over management and operations of the facility on behalf of the City of Karratha.
Leisureplex gym set for enhancements
The Karratha Leisureplex gym is set to be expanded following an extensive review of facility patronage and options for facility improvements.
Survey highlights focus for Council
Results from the 2016 City of Karratha Community Survey have been collated and will now be used by Councillors to inform budget deliberations ahead of the new financial year.
ANZAC Day commemorations in the City of Karratha
Two services will be held at dawn on Monday 25 April to commemorate ANZAC Day in the City of Karratha.
Prime Minister kicks off Karratha Arts and Community Precinct project
Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has today launched the next phase of the Karratha Arts and Community Precinct with City of Karratha Mayor Peter Long.
Tambrey Pavilion breaks ground
Construction of the Tambrey Pavilion is officially underway with sod turned on the site of the new multipurpose sports facility yesterday afternoon.
Whim Creek Service spans decade
The annual Whim Creek Memorial Service by the Lockyer brother’s memorial at the Whim Creek Hotel will mark its tenth anniversary this year.
Council picks up airport drop zone
A ‘kiss and ride’ zone will be included in the final design for upgrade works to the Karratha Airport carpark and terminal forecourt commencing later this year.