City of Karratha


The project delivered a new public amenity structure at Miller Close in Point Samson. A funding partnership for the project was signed by the City of Karratha and Rio Tinto.

Project overview:

The Point Samson Foreshore Management Plan has been prepared to provide guidance for the management of human use impacts on the Point Samson foreshore reserve in the City of Karratha. The Point Samson foreshore area covered by this plan is currently reserved for recreation and is mostly managed by the City of Karratha. The Point Samson foreshore management plan describes the environmental, cultural, recreational and resource values associated with the site, many of which are under threat from human activities on the coast. The Plan makes recommendations regarding the future management of impacts in order to maintain or enhance the identified values for the long term.

Project cost:

$1M – Rio Tinto

Latest news:

Foreshore works projects
Shore signs of improvement for Point Samson coastal assets
Foreshore works commence in Point Samson as Structure Plan is finalised


Further information:

For further information please contact the City of Karratha on 08 9186 8555 or email