Balla Balla was once a town site and was gazetted in 1898. The name is derived from the Aboriginal word ‘parla’ which means mud. Once an important port and town it is now one of the best fishing spots in the Pilbara region.

Upload photos of your catch to our Facebook page and tell us your Balla Balla fishing stories! When the fishing is done, head back to the Whim Creek Hotel for a great pub meal.