Newman and its surrounding area is home to some of Australia’s most beautiful country.
It’s not just the flora and fauna that attracts tourists from all over the world; BHP Billiton’s Mt Whaleback Mine is the largest open cut mine in the world and it just minutes away from the Visitor Center. Our attractions page is home to a number of Image galleries that we hope will allow you enjoy and explore the Pilbara’s beauty from afar. Simply click one of the headings below for more…
BHP Billiton Mt. Whaleback Mine Tours
The world’s largest open cut iron ore mine. Discovered in 1957 by veteran prospector Stan Hilditch, the iron ore deposit was named Whaleback because…resembled the shape of a humpback whale.
Marble Bar and Nullagine
Established in the gold rush days of the late 1800′s, Marble Bar is a unique pioneering outback town set in a rugged landscape with a colourful history.
Karijini National Park
Spectacular gorges, water courses and stunningly unique landscapes are less than 2 hours away by vehicle along the sealed Great Northern Highway.
Flora and Fauna
Each year from July to September the countryside comes alive as the dusty red earth and golden Spinifex grass of the Pilbara contrasts with the vibrant colors of its native wildflowers.
Cape Keraudren National Park
179 kms north of Port Headland is the magical Cape Keraudren Coastal Reserve: A haven for marine, terrestrial and oceanic animals… and you’re invited.
Karlamilyi (Rudall River) National Park
If you want high adventure, you want Rudall River – Western Australia’s largest and most remote park. Drive into a world of desert dunes, salt lakes and mountain ranges.
Warlu Way Pilbara Tourism Catalogue
The Warlu Way Tourism Catalogue has a list of more than 80 attractions and more than 60 accommodations in the Pilbara. It is a must-have handy tool to have with you when you are travelling through the amazing region.