City of Karratha

At A Glance

This section is full of facts, figures and stats about our city.

It's the place to find out what the City of Karratha is all about and why people love working, visiting and investing in this amazing area.


Economic Development

We are committed to exploring the limits of what a local government can achieve for our community – with the vision of becoming Australia’s most liveable regional city.
The City of Karratha is of global economic significance, hosting multinational corporations and exporting resources worldwide. The City has a long history of exporting iron ore, liquefied natural gas, salt and ammonium products.
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The City boasts a comprehensive local history collection containing maps, plans, documents, photographs, newspapers, ephemera and oral history recordings.

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