Karratha to welcome Queen’s Baton in lead up to Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games
Local legends are being called on to carry the Queen’s Baton in Karratha as it prepares to host the Queen’s Baton Relay.
Campers urged to take extra precautions against mozzies
The City of Karratha is reminding residents and travellers to take precautions to avoid mosquito bites this Easter and school holiday period.
Council supports Balla Balla milestone
The City of Karratha Council has welcomed a major milestone for the Balla Balla infrastructure project with the signing of a memorandum of understanding between BBI Group (BBIG) and China State Construction Engineering Company (CSCEC).
Wickham hub takes next step
Tenders have been called for the construction of a major new Community Hub in Wickham as well as a water playground that will be located at the Wickham Pool.
Cossack winner back for residency program
A previous Cossack Art Award winner will return to the historic town to deliver a series of works and workshops as part of this year’s Artist in Residence Program.
City ramps up maintenance program post rain
The City of Karratha has significantly increased its maintenance of public open spaces to address overgrowth and mosquito numbers following the recent heavy rains.
Funding boon for City projects
Council has been successful in securing more than $1.3 million in external grants to help fund a number of important community projects across the City of Karratha.
Junior Sports Expos back ahead of winter season
Young residents will be able to try their hand at a wide range of sporting codes available in the City of Karratha next month ahead of the winter sports season.
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.