just three hours from Perth, and about two hours from Margaret River,
Boyup Brook is an ideal holiday destination. Located in the heart of the
Blackwood River Valley, Boyup Brook offers visitors a range of unique
experiences. Visit Roo Gully Wildlife Sanctuary and have a bar-b-que
amongst the ‘locals’. Walk along the Blackwood River and enjoy a
picnic lunch at the historic Flax Mill or Lions Park. Why not hire a canoe
and explore the river?
the wildflower season the town surrounds are alive with the colour and
spectacle of orchids, daisies and kangaroo paws. If you are lucky you may
see a glimpse of the endangered Carnaby Cockatoo which makes its home in
Brook has a range of accommodation available, including hotel, caravan
park and farm stays. You can make your base in the town and explore the
surrounding region, which includes the tall trees of Pemberton, the
‘Tree Top Walk’ in Walpole and the local art and craft as well as the
galleries in Bridgetown and Manjimup. Locally you can also visit the
Harvey Dickson Country Music Centre or visit the famous Sandy Chambers
hologram statues located in and around the town itself.
of a life-style change? Boyup Brook offer affordable housing and a country
atmosphere with a range of services such as a supermarket, swimming pool,
hospital and resident doctor. The community has many active sports and
recreational clubs including, hockey, cricket, football, tennis, bowls and
The Dinninup Show
is held on Melbourne Cup day, ( First Tuesday of November) , every year.
industry is driven by agricultural enterprises. The region is fast
developing a reputation for quality wines. The growing viticulture
industry is complimented by sheep and wheat farms which have been in the
same family for generations. ‘Life-style’ farms are often available
for those interested in smaller lots.
more information visit the
Brook Visitor Centre or