Manuwarra Red Dog Highway

Named in honour of both the famed Kelpie cattle dog who frequented the region and the traditional Aboriginal name for the area, this drive route traverses the heart of the Pilbara, including the magnificent Millstream Chichester National Park.


Explore Red Dog's Pilbara

The original Pilbara wanderer, Red Dog explored far and wide through the landscapes of the Pilbara. Red Dog fans will want to snap a selfie with his statue, and follow the heritage trail in Dampier

Millstream-Chichester National Park

With some of the best nature-based camping opportunities in the Pilbara, you'll want to spend some time explore the magnificent landscapes and waterways in Millstream-Chichester National Park

About the Drive

View of Dampier Foreshore, the Pilbara Australia's North West & CJ Maddock

Start in: Dampier

The coastal town of Dampier was one of Red Dog's most travelled places. Check out the Red Dog Trail around town before you set out on your trip! To join the Manuwarra Red Dog Highway, head out of town…

Finish in: Tom Price

Tom Price is a modern town with a relaxed country atmosphere, a great place to stop for a couple of days and a great base from which to explore Karijini National Park.

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Warlu Way Coastal Coast - Dampier Archipelago Australia's North West/CJ Maddock

Warlu Way - Coastal Route

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Geoheritage Route

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Warlu Way Inland Route image - Karijini National Park Australia's North West/CJ Maddock

Inland Route

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