Description

Marble Bar is a town and rock formation in the Pilbara region of north-western Western Australia. It is well known for its extremely hot weather, with a mean maximum temperature second only to Wyndham, Western Australia.replacenewlinereplacenewlineMarble Bar gets its name from what was thought to be a colourful Marble Bar that crosses the Coongan River. The rock is in fact jasper. Cool off in the swimming hole below the jasper and the adjacent Chinaman’s Pool, both popular picnicking spots.replacenewlineThis interesting outback town was pioneered during the gold rush days of the late 1800’s. Marble Bar is also home to the Comet Gold Mine and the Corunna Downs Airbase which was one of the best kept secrets of World War 2.

Images around Marble Bar WA 6760


Around Marble Bar WA 6760


Our Picks on what to Do in Marble Bar WA

Carawine Gorge

Marble Bar Museum

Marble Bar and Chinaman’s Pools

Our Picks on where to Stay in Marble Bar WA

Marble Bar Holiday Park

Marble Bar Travellers Rest

Iron Clad Hotel

Our Picks on what to Eat in Marble Bar WA

Mini Mart and Post

Iron Clad Hotel

Marble Bar Roadhouse

Shopping in Marble Bar WA

Community Services  


Marble Bar Museum & Visitors Centre WA
Lot 190, Mcleod Close,
MARBLE BAR WA 6760

Shire Of East Pilbara WA
Corner Kalgan & Newman Drives,
KALGAN WA 6330

Marble Bar Nursing Post WA
Marble Bar,
MARBLE BAR WA 6760

Marble Bar Public Library WA
20 Francis Street,
MARBLE BAR WA 6760

Marble Bar Pool WA
Marble Bar Pool Road,
MARBLE BAR WA 6760

Location Information 

  • Elevation: 178
  • Population: 174
  • State electorate(s): Pilbara
  • Federal Division(s): Durack
  • Established (yr): 1893
  • Population information is based on 2016 Census data.

Travel To  

Newman WA 6753 (307 km, 3 hrs 55 mins)
Port Hedland WA 6721 (188 km, 1 hr 54 mins)
Acknowledgement of Country

Marble Bar WA is located on the following Aboriginal Nation/s.

Kariara
Njamal

poidb.com acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples as the first inhabitants of the nation and the traditional custodians of the lands where we live, learn and work.