What You Need To Know

Work/Life Balance

From education to career opportunities, to liveability and community connection, the City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder has everything to make your whole family feel right at home. The cost of living is often lower than that of Perth, with higher economic growth, and endless employment opportunities for workers of all skill levels.

Kalgoorlie-Boulder will keep you busy with entertainment and activities that appeal to a range of interests. You can get involved with sports, art, and culture activities or enjoy the vast outdoor recreation opportunities across the Goldfields region.

There are large scale events all year round, and you’ll often find a range of activities on almost every weekend- perfect for families and individuals alike.


Kalgoorlie-Boulder is home to a world-class education and training sector that is second to none with quality educators, programs, and facilities.

Primary, secondary, tertiary, and vocational education and training offerings continuously strive for excellence with many having been recognised for their achievements at state, federal and some even around the world.

Out and About

In the true spirit of an Australian regional community, everyone is welcome here, and we encourage people from further afield to join us in the Goldfields. The possibilities and opportunities are endless.

The City operates a number of quality facilities including an airport, arts centre, recreation centre and a golf course; and actively invests in the community to ensure the prosperity and liveability of our city continues well into the future.

There are plenty of opportunities to meet people, make friends and become part of this community with a variety of sport, arts and culture and other community groups that are active throughout the year. As well as being a beautiful and welcoming place to live, the City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder is an economic powerhouse of the state.

The City of Kalgoorlie-Boulder is poised for growth, where countless opportunities await you. When you move to Kal, you’ll feel like you’re already home.