The Shire of East Pilbara is gearing up for the tourist season by creating a temporary camping site at Boomerang Oval in Newman and reopening  Nullagine Caravan Park following the closures of camping sites in March due to COVID-19.


The Shire of East Pilbara congratulates Senior Martu law man, Muuki Taylor, along with Sue Davenport and Peter Johnson, who each received Order of Australia Medals (OAM) for their extraordinary commitment to the Martu people of the Western Desert, as part of the recent Queen’s Birthday Honour List.


The Shire of East Pilbara and Martumili Artists wish to advise that the Martumili Gallery (located within the East Pilbara Arts Centre) will be re-opened to the public as from Monday 15 June. In accordance with WA COVID safety requirements and restrictions.

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When straight-laced fire superintendent Jake Carson and his elite team of firefighters come to the rescue of three siblings, they quickly realize that no amount of training could prepare them for their most challenging job yet babysitting. As their lives, jobs and depot get turned upside down, the three men soon learn that children much like fires are wild and unpredictable.


ACT - Be physically active
BELONG - Be part of a great community event
COMMIT - Commit to a cause

Start training, plan to volunteer, challenge yourself Colourful fun for the whole family. Competitive and non-competitive distances from 2.4km to Half Marathon distance.

Entry fees:
Family Fun Run (2.4km): Individual $10 (kids under 5 free)
                                            Family $25 (max 2 adults and 3 kids)
                                            Includes T-shirt and free brunch

4km, 7km or 21.1 km races: Adults $20, Under 18 $10
                                            Includes T-shirt and free brunch

T-shirt selections closes at 4:00PM on Sunday 12th July with event registerations closing on Friday 14th August 2020.


The Newman Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Partnership with BHP Present Newman Business Excellence Awards 2020 Under the Stars. Join us in Celebration of Success and Excellence.

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