WELCOME TO DWELLINGUP

Where Trails Meet

Just 90 minutes drive from Perth, Dwellingup has an abundance of nature inspired experiences and unique offerings that suit adventurers of all ages. Dwellingup is home to incredible natural landscapes, from spectacular national parks to thriving river trails and towering old growth forests that immerse you in their beauty. The adventure is yours to create in this remarkable part of the world.
GWN7 Top small Tourism Town Winner 2021 Badge

WA's Top Small Tourism Town

Dwellingup awarded WA's Top Small Tourism Town at the 2021 GWN7 Top Tourism Town Awards.
WA Tourism Gold Award for Visitor Information Services

WA Tourism Award Winner

Dwellingup Trails and Visitor Centre won Gold for Visit Information Services at the 2021 Perth Airport WA Tourism Awards.
Go Wild

Disconnect from the rat race listen to your heart beat in time with the rhythm of the river as you glide by, or pump it up on a heart-racing mountain bike trail.

Plan Your Adventure

Rest Up

Snuggle up in a timber cottage in the heart of town. Take in the sweeping valley views from the verandah of your chalet or camp out under a billion stars.

Choose Your Stay

Eat Well

Home made forest feasts are the perfect fuel for adventurous spirits. Oozing country charm, cosy cafes welcome guests with hearty food and artisan crafts.

Whet Your Appetite

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Follow the inspiration trail

Planning your Dwellingup adventure is much more than the forest.  Discover a playground of bubbling rivers, invigorating swimming holes, farmgate producers, festivals, galleries and more.

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Is there anything better than the feeling of plunging into a refreshing, rock-lined river pool surrounded by towering trees? 🍃

Rediscover your adventurous spirit. Venture somewhere you can wash away your worries, and simply feel young, free and #WildAtHeart. 💚

#Dwellingup. @westernaustralia’s Top Small Tourism Town. Only 90 minutes from @destinationperth.
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Jump on board the @hothamvalleyrailway Forest Train for a journey along @westernaustralia’s last surviving lightly built developmental railway. 🚂

Different from the Steam Ranger, the Forest Train is operated by V Class Diesel Locomotives built in the late 1940's. Full of heritage spirit and open carriages so you can truly immerse in the breathtaking scenery. 🌿

Just like 'Thomas The Tank Engine' there is a train for every purpose in #Dwellingup! Jump on board for a #WildAtHeart adventure, certain to earn some major brownie points from the train lover in your life! ❤️

📸 Thanks to @lisajane_van for the snap!
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Swing life away under a canopy of the old growth forest. 🌳

Feel that summer warmth on your skin, laying back and listening to the serene sounds of leaves rustling in the breeze. ☀️

Refresh with a quick dip in the river, and just enjoy spectacular scenery within Lane Poole Reserve. 🌳

This is the #WildAtHeart hammock life; and @magnus.a_photography has it mastered. 💚
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Start the weekend soaking in the country air, picking fresh raspberries from the orchards at @vergonesfruitstall. 🧺

There’s nothing quite like farm fresh produce! Raspberries lovingly grown to perfection; the ideal balance of sweet and tart, ready to be handpicked and shared with the family (or not 😉). 💗

The must-knows❗️ Raspberry picking is only available from 8am – 10am on Saturday and Sunday. $15 per adult, which includes entry and a 500gm container for you to fill with farm-fresh #raspberries.

📸 @shotbyjoshc
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Ride amongst the majestic landscape of the distinctive @dwellingupadventuretrails, perfectly located in the scenic forestscapes of Dwellingup in the Murray Valley. 🚴

Ride the Hero Dirt on the holy grail of perfect purpose-built single-track trails that have been crafted in the rich, orange soil, intertwined with the old growth forest and the thriving Murray river. 🌳

Discover dedicated mountain bike trails like nowhere else in @westernaustralia, only 90 minutes south of @destinationperth. 🤘

📸 @by_denzil
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Venture out from the ordinary, and journey along the iconic @bibbulmun Track - one of the world's great long distance walks. 🏞

Follow the Track along Murray River through the picturesque valley, beneath the beautiful old growth forests with expansive views over undulating farmland. 🌳

Choose a walk to suit your adventurous spirit - enjoy a day walk and picnic at a typical track campsite, stroll along the banks of the Murray River or experience an overnight #camping adventure. ⛺️

Grab maps and essential info from the award winning #Dwellingup Trails and Visitors Centre before venturing off on a #wildatheart adventure! 💚

📸 @shotbyjoshc
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Road Closure Alert ⚠️

@waparkswildlife will be undertaking road works in the Lane Poole Reserve from Monday November 15th, through until late December 2021.

The road from Dwaarlindjirraap to Bobs Crossing will be CLOSED while undergoing an upgrade. ⛔️

◾️ Access to Charlies Flat, Island Pool, Tony’s Bend and Yarragil will be via Nanga Road, Murray Valley Road and across Bobs Crossing.

◾️ Murray Valley Trails will be accessible via Nanga Road via Nanga Entry Station.

◾️ Baden Powell campground and Dwaarlindjirraap access remains open.

For more information, visit the Dwellingup Trails and Visitors Centre, or the @waparkswildlife website.
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