Dampier (Karatha), Western Australia

Dampier is a major industrial port in the north-west of Western Australia. It joins the town of Karratha which is located 1562 km from Perth and 850 km south of Broome.

Karratha is a busy, modern and well-serviced town and a great base for exploring Millstream Chichester National Park, Karijini National Park and the 42 islands of the Dampier Archipelago.

Things to See & Do

* “Red Dog” statue
* National Parks
* Dampier Archipelago
* Fishing
* Pilbara Iron Port Facility tour

Cruise Season – Jan - Dec
Currency – Australian Dollar (AUD)
Language – English
Population – 12,000 approx (Karratha)
Time – GMT plus eight hours
Electricity - 2 angled pins and 1 flat pin centered below Australian style
International Country Telephone Code – 61
Port Location – The port is located at Dampier, approximately 19 km from Karratha.

Travel Links – Karratha airport (KTA) is located between Karratha and Dampier. Qantas, Skywest and Virgin Blue all fly to Perth .

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