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

Family Fun Run, Outback Fusion Festival, Christmas LightsCompetition, Stars of the East Pilbara Awards, Concert on the Green, ChristmasFestivities 2 December 2023, Australia Day , Welcome to Newman, Rottness Swim ,Harmony Day, Youth Week, ANZAC Day , Newman Triathlon, Reconciliation Week , WADay Concert , NAIDOC Ball , Multi-Sport Fun Day, Marble Bar Races; Bloody Slow Cup, Remembrance Day

Ordinary Council Meeting

Meets fourth Friday in the month.

Tourist Attractions

NEWMAN, Martumili Artists, GingianaPool, Mt Newman, East Newman Art Trail, Hickman Crater, Stanley and Ella, RadioHill, Opthalmia Dam, Kalgan Pool, 3 Falls, Eagle Rock, Silent Gorge, MtWhaleback - BHP mine tour,  , NULLAGINE  , BeatonCreek and Gorge, Garden Pool, Conglomerate Hotel/Nullagine Hotel, Green Pool, ChiefsCreek, Skull Springs, Running Waters, Mantingunya Arts & Culture Centre,  , MARBLE BAR, ChinamanPool, Marble Bar Pool – A class reserve, Glen Herring Gorge, Carawine Gorge, CorrunaDowns, Doleena Gorge, Meenthena Veterans Retreat, Coppins Gap, Marble BarHeritage Trail, Comet Gold Mine, Visitor Centre Museum, Flying Fox Lookout, JasperDeposit, Water Tank Lookout, Poinciana house, Pioneer Wall, Pioneer Cemetery, MemorialPark, Spinifex Gazebo,  , CAPE KERAUDREN COASTAL RESERVE, RabbitProof Fence,  , KARLAMILJY NP

Local Industries

Mining; pastoral; tourism.
Council Statistics for 20212022
to Perth (km)
1K 1186
(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 ($)
28m 28202472
Total ($)
60m 59964609
Number of Employees 236 236
extraMile by Dapth