Shire of East Pilbara

Kalgan Drive Newman
WA 6753
47 854 334 350
08 9175 8000
9175 2668

Suburbs and Localities

Jigalong 6753; Kiwirrkurra 6872; Kunawarritji 6753; Marble Bar 6760; Newman 6753;Nullagine 6758; Parngurr 6753; Punmu 6753; Warralong 6753.

Significant Local Events

Fusion Festival, Fortescue Festival; Marble Bar Races; Bloody Slow Cup.

Ordinary Council Meeting

Meets fourth Friday in the month.

Tourist Attractions

Newman Waterhole Circuit; Cape Keraudren; Carrawine Gorge; Marble Bar Pool; Garden Pool; Mt Whaleback Iron Ore Mine; Rudall River National Park; Radio Hill Lookout, Ophthalmia Dam.

Local Industries

Mining; pastoral; tourism.
Council Statistics for 20212022
Distance
to Perth (km)
1K 1186
Area
(sq km)
372K 371696
Sealed Roads
Length (km)
140 140
Unsealed Roads
Length (km)
3K 3158
Population 11K 10591
Number of Electors 3K 2901
Number of Dwellings 3K 2591
Rates Levied
Total ($)
28m 28202472
Revenue
Total ($)
60m 59964609
Number of Employees 236 236
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