Carnamah is well serviced by local businesses in town. These include an agricultural machinery and Holden dealership, supermarket/liquor store, hotel, roadhouse, newsagent and drapery store, mechanics workshops, tyre sales, hardware, farm supplies, Post Office and gift store, as well as a variety of trades and contractors.
The Eneabba townsite offers a general store (groceries, hardware and liquor), roadhouse, tavern, mechanical services (RAC) and smash repairs. Located on the Brand Highway, Eneabba is a principal rest point for tourists and trucks alike, and has the potential to deliver great opportunities for the entrepreneurial trader in the travel-rest market.
Local farming includes cropping (wheat, canola, lupins, oats, etc.), and stock (sheep and cattle). Wildflower farming is also a growing industry in the region. All year round there are activities taking place; such as seeding (Mar-May), shearing (Jul-Sep), lambing and calving (Aug-Oct), and harvesting (Oct – Dec).