Things to Do in Dwellingup

Day Walk

Walk the Bibbulmun Track
From Dwellingup, the walking track heads north to Perth and south to Albany. There are several day walks from Dwellingup. Track maps and information are available from the Bibbulmum Track Foundation on (08) 9481 0551 or www.bibbulmuntrack.org.au.

Ride along the Munda Biddi Cycle Trail
A mountain bike trail that heads north to Perth and south to Collie. Contact the Munda Biddi Trail Foundation on (08) 9481 2483 or www.mundabiddi.org.au.

Take a ride on the Hotham Valley Tourist Railway
The kids will love the 1.5 hour ride in the open air carriages through the Jarrah Forest. Contact Hotham Valley Tourist Railway on (08) 9221 4444 or www.hothamvalleyrailway.com.au.

Picnic along the banks of the Murray River
Within Lane Poole Reserve is the local swimming hole and is only a 5 minute drive from town. The kids will love climbing over the huge boulders and seeing the rapids. Entrance is free for day visitors.

Go on an adventure with Dwellingup Adventures
The local adventure company that offers canoe, raft and mountain bike hire. They also offer canoe, canoe/walk & mountain bike tours. White water rafting camps & adventures. Learning activities for schools and corporate groups. Contact Peter on (08) 9538 1127 or www.dwellingupadventures.com.au.

Have lunch or afternoon tea at Newbliss Winery
Drop in for some delicious home-made treats plus great coffee and wine sampling with great views all the way down to Mandurah. Bookings for lunch are recommended on (08) 9538 1665.

Visist the Forest Heritage Centre
The Centre incorporates the Australian School of Fine Wood which offers short courses and weekend workshops. Have a look inside their beautiful fine wood gallery or take the kids on a walk to the tree top platform to view the forest from above. Contact Sam on (08) 9538 1395 or www.forestheritagecentre.com.au.

Visit Vergone's orchard for freshly picked fruit
Only a couple of minutes out of town. Always super fresh and super tasty. 2192 Williams Road, Dwellingup. (See our recipe page for Lisa's apple pie recipe - Delicious!!!)

Go for a quick bush walk along the many trails in the forest that start right at the back gate of Taddy Creek.

For all tourist activities in and around Dwellingup, contact the Dwellingup History and Visitor Information Centre on (08) 9538 1108.