Attractions

Top Choice Gorge in Karijini National Park

Dales Gorge

From the Fortescue Falls car park (just south of Dales Campground), a trail descends steeply via a long staircase to stunning Fortescue Falls (the park's only permanent waterfall) and a photogenic swimming hole, beh…
Top Choice National Park in Dampier

Murujuga National Park

Murujuga is home to the world's largest concentration of rock art (dating back more than 30,000 years), stretched out along the rocky hills of the heavily industrialised Burrup Peninsula. The most accessible are at …
Top Choice Gallery in Newman

East Pilbara Arts Centre

This new arts centre (opened in 2016) is home to one of the state’s most successful art collectives, Martumili Artists, and is a beautiful gallery in which to admire their acclaimed, vibrant art. The Martu people li…
Top Choice Gorge in Karijini National Park

Hamersley Gorge

Away in Karijini's northwest corner, this idyllic swimming hole makes a lovely stop if you're heading north towards the coast or Millstream (it can't be accessed from Banjima Dr). It's about 67km from Tom Price: hea…
Top Choice Beach in Coral Bay

Bill's Bay

Bill's Bay is the perfectly positioned town beach, at the end of Robinson St. Easy access and sheltered waters make this a favourite with everyone, from families to snorkellers. Keep to the southern end when snorkel…
Top Choice Lake in Karijini National Park

Fern Pool

Swim quietly and with respect at this lovely, shady pool – it has special significance to the local Indigenous people. It's a 300m walk upstream from Fortescue Falls.
Top Choice Gallery in Port Hedland

Courthouse Gallery

More than a gallery, this leafy arts HQ is the centre of all goodness in Port Hedland. Inside are stunning, curated local contemporary and Indigenous exhibitions, while the shady surrounds host sporadic craft market…
Top Choice Lighthouse in Around Exmouth

Vlamingh Head Lighthouse

It's hard to miss this hilltop lighthouse built in 1912. Spectacular views of the entire cape make it a great place for whale spotting and sunset watching, and info panels give you excellent overviews of what makes …
Gorge in Cape Range National Park

Charles Knife Canyon

On the east coast, an incredibly scenic and at times dramatic road (11km in length) ascends a knife-edge ridge via rickety corners, necessitating frequent stops to make the most of the breathtaking views. A rough tr…
Nature Reserve in Dampier

Dampier Archipelago

Offshore from Dampier, the coral waters and pristine islands of the Dampier Archipelago support a wealth of marine life and endangered marsupials (25 of the 42 islands are nature reserves). It's a recreational fishi…