Discover...Industry: BHP Billiton Iron Ore Tour
This one hour guided bus tour of BHP Billiton Iron Ore's Nelson Point facility allows you to see the workings of the mining giants' operations first hand.
Watch the bucket wheel reclaimers and ship loaders that dominate Port Hedland’s skyline and gain a real understanding of how Port Hedland's mining industry works.
SEASONAL: March - October. (Numbers permitting)
Departs: Tuesday & Thursday at 1pm. Cost: $45 per person. 10% Discount for Pensioners and Locals. There are no safety requirements regarding footwear or clothing for this tour.
Low Cost Overflow Camping Available for 2016
The Port Hedland Visitor Centre is happy to advise travellers driving self-contained campervans with internal showers and toilets with waste disposal units that you will be able to stay a maximum of 3 nights at a cost of $ 10 per night at the Port Hedland Racecourse grounds McGregor Street between 1st May and August 31st once all other caravan park reach an occupancy of 50 per cent.
The exception are those RV owners that have an oversized vechicle or if your pet is not accepted by the licenced caravan parks.
Please call into the Visitor Centre located in Wedge Street or the Civic Centre in McGregor Street for further information on conditions of use and to make your payment.
Full Amenity Caravan Parks:
Cook Point Caravan Park - Goode Street Port Hedland Ph: 9173 1271
Blackrock Caravan Park - North Circular Road South Hedland Ph: 9172 3444
Port Tourist Park - Great Northern Highway Port Hedland Ph: 9172 4111
Pet friendly Unpowered sites available at The South Hedland Golf Course - Great Northern Highway South Hedland Ph:9172 2046
. We look forward to welcoming you all to Port Hedland throughout 2016
Discover... Port Hedland: Town & History Tour
Tracing the heritage and history of this most unusual town, this bus tour follows the footsteps of the first European settlers.
Join this one hour guided bus tour through Port Hedland's rich local history including stops at the Koombana Lookout and the Don Rhodes Mining Museum.
Departs: Friday at 1.30pm-2.30pm
Cost: $30 per person 10% discount for seniors
Discover Experience: Tales of Port Hedland
The best things in life are free. Share a cuppa with a local and get to know the real Port Hedland.
Each week a different personality will share their story of Port Hedland in the lovely surrounds of the Port Hedland Visitor Centre.
Time: Friday at 10.30am - 11.30am
Cost: free (gold coin donation for tea and coffee)