Getting Here & Around

Dongara Port-Denison

Our location

Only 3.5 hours drive north of Perth!

The twin towns of Dongara-Port Denison are located in the Shire of Irwin, off the Brand Highway only a short distance from the scenic Indian Ocean Drive. Take the time to explore the coastline on the three and a half hour drive north from Perth, and enjoy stopping along the way in Lancelin, Cervantes and Jurien Bay. You can also approach Dongara-Port Denison from inland along the Midlands Road, or if you’re travelling from the north, we are located a short 45 minute drive from Geraldton.

Distances from Dongara

Via Indian Ocean Drive to:

  • Perth – 355 km
  • Lancelin – 231 km
  • Cervantes – 157 km
  • Jurien Bay – 129 km
  • Green Head – 100 km
  • Port Denison -7 km
Via Brand Highway to:

  • Walkaway – 37 km
  • Greenough – 41 km
  • Geraldton – 64 km
  • Northampton -114 km
  • Kalbarri – 229 km
  • Monkey Mia – 496 km
  • Carnarvon – 541 km
  • Exmouth – 898 km
Via Midlands Road to:

  • Mingenew – 53 km
  • Moora – 214 km
  • Morawa -113 km
  • Mullewa -155 km
  • Perenjori – 154 km
  • Three Springs – 106km

Current Population

Approximately 3,700

Internet Access

WIFI is available for free at Moreton Terrace, Dongara and the Port Denison Foreshore.
Also at Priory Hotel, Southerly’s Tavern and Dongara Hotel Motel.

Computers are available at

Dongara Community Resource Centre
11 Moreton Terrace
Phone: +61 8 9927 2111
Email: [email protected]
Open: Monday – Friday 9am – 4pm.

Leading Edge Computers
33 Moreton Terrace
Phone: 9927 2155
email: [email protected]
Opening Times: Mon – Fri 08.30 -17.00, Sat 08.30 – 12.30

IMPORTANT NUMBERS

  • Ambulance/Police/Fire – 000
  • Dongara Community Resource Centre – +61 8 9927 2111
  • Dongara Taxis – +61 8 9927 1555
  • Medical Centre – +61 8 9927 0250
  • Sea Rescue – +61 8 9927 1770
  • Shire of Irwin – +61 8 9927 0000
  • Chemist – +61 8 9927 1132
  • Dongara Hospital – +61 8 9927 0200
  • Dongara Veterinary Hospital – +61 8 9927 1329