Newman is located 1,186kms north of Perth on the Great Northern Highway in the heart of the East Pilbara region.
It is situated approximately 1,055 km north of Perth, Western Australia.The nearby Karijini National Park is one of many of the highlights of living in the region.
Karijini National Park is a National Park centred in the Hamersley Ranges of the Pilbara region in Western Australia.
At 6,274 km, it is the second largest national park in Western Australia (the largest being Rudall River National Park). Million years of erosion have created the winding jagged gorges and beautiful swimming holes. The National Park has varying levels of hiking difficulty, from easy strolls along spectacular lookouts to paths among sheer rock cliffs, crystal clear pools and cascading waterfalls.
Spectacular gorges, water courses and stunningly unique landscapes are less than 2 hours drive north from Newman along the sealed Great Northern Highway.