Discover Dampier

Discover Dampier

1 day trip
1 location
self driving
  • Adventure
  • Child friendly
  • Nature
Day 1

This morning head out to Dampier for a day of cruising, swimming and snorkelling around the islands of the Dampier Archipelago.

On your return to Dampier, enjoy a stroll along the Dampier Foreshore redevelopment then take a drive around town visiting the Red Dog memorial, the railway bridge, William Dampier and Rio Tinto Salt lookout and the North West Shelf Visitors Centre for an interactive virtual tour of the Pluto Gas plant.

On your way back to Karratha, pull into Hearson Cove to witness the striking colours of sunset or if the timings is right you might be lucky enough to view the Staircase to the Moon. For dates of occurrence click here.

Want more itinerary suggestions or looking for something specific to see and do in the region? Stop into the Karratha Tourism & Visitor Centre on De Witt Road for more details.

Contact us on (08) 9186 8055 or email for assistance in developing your holiday itinerary.

Drive Times

The Journey

• Karratha to Dampier is a 20 minute drive
• Karratha to Hearsons Cove is a 20 minute drive

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