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Amenities and Services


Mount Magnet, the "Geo Hub of the Murchison" is a major service centre in the region. With a range of essential services and pleasant facilities, Mount Magnet is not just an ideal town to live and prosper in, but is the perfect spot to stop on your travels and experience the outback. 

Shire of Mount Magnet
(08) 9963 3000
Weekdays:  9am - 4pm

Visitor Centre & Mining and Pastoral Museum
(08) 9963 4172

June to September:         7 days  9am - 4pm
October:                         7 days 9am - 3.30pm
November - December:   Mon, Wed, Fri 10am - 2pm
January:                        Mon, Wed, Fri 10am - 12pm
February - March            Mon, Wed, Fri 10am - 2pm
April to May:                   7 days 9am - 3.30pm

Please check this site for updated opening hours

(08) 9963 4480
Tues - Fri 12.30pm - 4pm

Caravan Park  
Office hours -  7am - 7.30pm daily  
(09) 9963 4198

Swimming Pool 
(08) 9963 4124
Open October - March

Fitness Centre  
Open from 4am - 10pm daily

Mount Magnet Police
(08) 9963 3222

Department of Mines & Petroleum 
(08) 9963 4040

Mt Magnet Post & Lotteries
Weekdays from 9am - 5pm
Saturdays from 9am - 12noon

Mount Magnet DHS 
(08) 9963 3000


Murchison Hardware
Weekdays from 9am to 5pm 
Saturday from 9am to 1pm

Centrelink Agent
Weekdays from 9.30am - 12noon

Gems Outback Diner
Re-opens Feb 2020 - 0498 705 818 
(located next to Butcher)

GRAMS Murchison Outreach 
(08) 9940 3220
Weekdays from 8.30am to 4.30pm
(Resident Doctor)

Nursing Post 
(08) 9963 3100
Weekdays from 8am to 4pm

IGA Supermarket/Newsagent/Liquor
Weekdays from 8.30am - 6.30pm
Weekends from 8.30am - 12noon

Butcher - Mount Magnet Meats
Weekdays from 8.30am - 5pm
Saturdays from 8.30am - 12noon

Wirnda Barna Art Centre & Gallery
Please contact to confirm opening hours 


Swagman Roadhouse
Fuel & Food
5.00am to 10pm
Email: swagman@refuelaus.com.au


Catholic Church 
Sunday from 10am

Presbyterian Church 
Sunday from 9.30am

Additional Amenities: 
Airport, Public Toilets, Parks and Gardens, Foster Park Playground, Grassed Oval, Picnic Areas (Baramaia Creek & The Granites), Horse Racing Track, ANZAC Hall, Outdoor Cinema, Recreation Centre, BMX Track, Skate Park & Youth Centre

For further enquiries: 

Shire Office:             + 61 (08) 9963 3000
Visitor Centre:          + 61 (08) 9963 4172



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