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The City is seeking to appoint up to two suitably qualified and experienced independent members to join the Audit and Organisational Risk Committee for a two years.
Applications are open for the prestigious Walkington Award, an annual grants prize encouraging higher education in the City of Karratha community. 
Councillor Pablo Miller has resigned from Council after seven years of dedicated service to the community.
Award-winning musician, rapper and change maker Ziggy Ramo will headline the City of Karratha’s NAIDOC Week concerts in Karratha and Roebourne.
The City of Karratha Council has adopted its 2024/25 Annual Budget with a host of new initiatives and fee relief for residential ratepayers to ease cost of living pressures.
Positive investments and alternative sources of income has allowed Council to limit rates increases despite rising costs.
The City will be looking at alternative sites for a tourist park following the outcome of the Dampier Tourist Park Feasibility Study.
Gardening royalty Sabrina Hahn is coming to Karratha to share her knowledge with locals as part of the Ready Set Grow 2024 competition.
The City of Karratha’s 2024 Annual Community Survey is complete, with feedback from residents highlighting key priorities for Council over the next 12 months.
The City are seeking feedback from operators of both fixed and mobile vendors and the local community to ensure the policy is fair to all.
Young people in Karratha will now have an active role in shaping the future of their City and providing their voice to Council.
The sports community in Karratha will receive a boost with the City awarding the contract for the construction of new storage sheds.
The City is now inviting submissions from the community after the Council endorsed the proposed rating model for the 2024/25 financial year.
Tasmania based artist Katie Barron has been selected as the Cossack Art Awards 2024 Artist in Residence.
A trio of respected Australian artists and designers will converge on the historic settlement of Cossack to judge the prestigious City of Karratha Cossack Art Awards.

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