The town is small but busy and supports an excellent prawning and fishing industry, pearling and off-shore oil exploration. A Solar salt field has been constructed on tidal salt flats surrounding the town. The 1.3km jetty, 3.5km conveyor belt and stacker equipment provide spectacular viewing when lit up at night.
This historic building originally came from the old Onlsow town-site and contains historic artefacts from Onslow’s long and extensive history. Information is available on tourist attractions in the area along with displays of local crafts and souvenirs.
All that remains are the old stone buildings - Police Station, Gaol and cemetery, etc.
Wharf area for Onslow’s fishing fleet and popular fishing spot and public boat ramp.
Onslow has two lookouts which provide wonderful views of the ocean.
10kms from town. Excellent fishing/swimming spot.
10kms from town, you’ll find the viewing area for this amazing city of ants.
5 Mile Pool is an attractive picnic area located along the road to Old Onslow.