Deep in the Hamersley Ranges at the foot of Mt Nameless (Jarndunmunha) you’ll find Tom Price – Western Australia’s highest town at 747m above sea level. It is a scenic town, named after an American geologist who played an important role in identifying the region’s enormous mineral wealth. Fully serviced with a range of accommodation, it is the perfect place to base yourself when planning to visit Karijini National Park.

MUST SEE

  • Mount Nameless/Jarndunmunha: 4kms from town, 1128m high with spectacular panoramic views of Tom Price and Rio Tinto Iron Mine (4WD track and walk trail access to summit)

MUST DO

  • Karijini tours: Experience the wonder. Tours depart on demand during peak season, April – October.
  • Open cut mine tours: Be awed by one of the world’s largest open cut mine and some of the  largest iron ore-extracting machinery
  • Visitor Centre: Drop in for abundant local information

MUST KNOW

  • Facilities: Major supermarket, bank, doctor, service station, hardware, mechanics,Post Office, library, restaurants, BBQ’s, toilet, showers
  • Medical: Doctor, hospital, chemist – Dial 000 for all emergencies
  • Activities: Pool, tennis court, skate park, playgrounds, golf club and a variety of sports
  • Temperature: Beware of extremes (from zero at night to up to 45°C)
  • Stray animals: Be wary on roads
  • Road conditions: Check current conditions, inform others of plans
  • Mobile Coverage: Telstra strongest, others have limited coverage
  • Creek beds: Never camp in dry creek beds due to flash flooding

MUST STAY

  • Tom Price Tourist Park
  • Tom Price Hotel-Motel
  • Windawarri Lodge

WiFi

Free WiFi is available at the Tom Price Visitor Centre and Library

Business & Community Directory

For further information and businesses and community groups operating in Tom Price visit the Shire of Ashburton Directory

 

 

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  • Vic Hayton Memorial Swimming Pool, Tom Price

  • Mt Nameless

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