City of Karratha

Charters and tours

There’s lot’s to do around here from walking through world heritage sites to flying over $18b worth of world leading industry.

If you like fishing, boating, bushwalking and diving, the City of Karratha is your dream. And if you like it best when someone else to organises it - this page is for you!

Indigenous Cultural Tours

Ngurrangga Tours (Cultural Tours) 0423 424 093  |

Unique cultural Tours of the Pilbara.

Offering Rock Art, Bush Tucker, Staircase to the Moon, 4WD Tag a Long Tours as well as Customised cultural tours.


Murujuga Rock Art Experience |

Join Traditional Custodians on a 1.5hour rock art and cultural experience at Nganjarli
(previously known as Deep Gorge).

To the local Indigenous people, Murujuga is a sacred place where you will find the famed petroglyphs, ancient rock art of cultural significance.

There is estimated to be up to one million images, some more than 35,000 years old, found in the National Park.


Industry Tours

North West Shelf Natural Gas Project

[Woodside Energy Ltd] | Burrup Peninsula, Dampier Road | Tel: (08) 9158 8292

Located in the Burrup Peninsula near the Port of Dampier and the town of Karratha in WA, is the North West Shelf Natural Gas Project.

It is the biggest and one of the most important resource developments yet undertaken in Australia.

A Visitor Centre overlooks the Project with panoramic views, and here you can see models, displays and an award-winning movie, telling the story of this remarkable development.

The Visitor Centre is manned by trained and informed personnel. Souvenirs of the area and the Gas Project are on sale. During the wildflower season, a display of wildflowers is a highlight of the landscape surrounding the Project.


Pilbara 4WD Charters Bronze Tour

Discover Pilbara’s history, beautiful landscape and coastlines, and Karratha’s resource industry sector with a private and comfortable guided tour.

Available to book at the Karratha Tourism & Visitor Centre. For information visit


Helicopter Tours


HeliSpirit offer a range of spectacular helicopter scenic flights over the Burrup Peninsula and the Dampier Archipelago Islands. HeliSpirit operate from a dedicated helipad next to The Karratha Visitors Centre on De Witt Rd and from the Karratha Airport. The once in a lifetime opportunity to fly high above billions of dollars of infrastructure in Australia’s ‘Economic Engine Room’ should not be missed. Experience the beauty of the colours and contrasts of Karratha's local waters against pristine remote islands. General charter and utility helicopter services are also available.  Bookings all year round, on 1800 841 611.


Ocean Charters

Dampier Archipelago

Blue Lightning Charters (seasonal operation only)|

Archipelago Adventures (Dampier Archipelago) |

Reef Seeker Charters (Sunset and Dampier Island Tours) | | 0409 100 904


Pilbara Dive Tours |

Experience Pilbara’s marine life with local guide Natalie who conducts land based diving charters, dive courses and island hopping in the Dampier Archipelago.