City of Karratha


There’s lots to do around here that’s a bit out of the box. Find out what’s on and where to stay and of course where to find our friendly visitors centres. Our Karratha is Calling website is full of great information for people visiting our region. 

Where we are

We are located in the Pilbara region of northern Western Australia, about 1,300 kilometres north of Perth.

Offering plenty of room to move, the City of Karratha covers an area of 15,278 Km2 - encompassing Karratha, Dampier, Wickham, Roebourne, Pt Samson & Cossack.

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Engulfed by a 2.5 billion year old landscape, the rugged Pilbara is a premier adventure holiday destination.

Covering some 500,000 square kilometres of land about 1,300 kilometres north of Perth, the Pilbara contains three world class national parks, including Rudall River and Karijini - regarded as one of Australia's most stunning natural assets.

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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, bush walking 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!

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Local Visitor Centres

Local visitor centres are your best bet to discovering the Pilbara.

See below for contact details on each of the visitor centres in the region and don't forget to see what events are happening while you're here too!

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