A flight from Perth to Paraburdoo airport puts you within easy reach of Mother Nature’s ultimate adventure park, Karijini. It’s one of Western Australia’s largest and most spectacular national parks, with a magical labyrinth of canyons and cavernous gorges shaped over two billion years. As you walk or climb your way to cascading waterfalls and tranquil plunge pools, some of the rocks you’ll set foot on are among the oldest on Earth.
Qantas and Virgin Australia fly between Perth and Paraburdoo, and flight times are generally one hour and 45 minutes. Car hire is available at Paraburdoo airport, and you can reach Karijini National Park in under two hours by road. The nearest towns are Paraburdoo (10 minutes’ drive) and Tom Price (45 minutes’ drive). Bus transfers are also available between Paraburdoo and Tom Price, where you can join guided day tours and extended tours of Karijini.
Qantas operates daily flights from Perth to Paraburdoo, and Virgin Australia runs scheduled flights on Thursdays and Fridays. Car parking at the airport is free of charge.
Make Tom Price your base, choosing from hotel or motel accommodation, camping, cabins or chalets, or head into Karijini for a true wilderness camping experience.