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BRIDGETOWN was granted Historical Town status by the National Trust of Australia in 2000, and is the only town in the South West to be granted this.   

Nestled amongst the hills of the Blackwood River Valley,  Bridgetown has a unique blend of old world buildings and modern day facilities.  Home to a vibrant community of artists, musicians and wood craftsmen - there is something to interest everyone.  Visit our many art galleries, have a coffee at one of our cafes, visit a winery , Cidery or perhaps one of our beautiful gardens that are open to the public.  Home to the unique Brierley Jigsaw Gallery - a must see! 


Bridgetown plays host to a number of festivals or sporting events throughout the year. The Festival of Country Gardens is held in autumn and spring.  The 
Bridgetown in the Winter Festival, is a three month celebration of Bridgetown and all that the Blackwood River Valley have to offer, it includes The Taste of The Blackwood Festival .   Come to the “Blues at Bridgetown” or the “Festival of Country Gardens” in November, “Blackwood Marathon Relay” in October or the Blackwood River Chamber Music Festival in April.  September sees the River being used for numerous boating events.  Tennis, Golf and Bowling Tournaments are also regular features. For more information, visit the Bridgetown Visitor Centre or Bridgetown Greenbushes Friends of the Forest


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Things to See and Do:
Levanda Grove  new listing is an Alpaca and Olive Farm situated in the beautiful Blackwood Valley, just 4 km from Bridgetown.
Ashbil Community Garden check out the video from Postcard from the Bridgetown Community Gardens or email them at bridgetowncommunitygarden@gmail.com
Costume Magic After many years in designing and producing costumes for amateur theatre, Cherie opened Costume Magic in 2005 to cater to the demand for dress-ups and costume hire in Bridgetown & now the whole SouthWest region of WA.
 

Places to Eat and Wineries:

The Cidery Life is Short - Drink the best.
Sunnyhurst    A family owned winery making small quantities of premium wines from hand picked grapes. Mark is both viticulturalist and winemaker. Our cellar door invitation is to "meet the wine maker, taste the wine"
 
Accommodation:
Blue Sky Retreat BlueSky Retreat at Greenbushes , Self Contained Cottage is situated on a 100 acre property. Feed the alpacas, goats, sheep, chickens and meet TJ the dog. Pet Friendly; please see our website for details. Located between the country towns of Balingup, Greenbushes and Bridgetown.
Sunnyhurst Chalets Sunnyhurst Chalets  Two and four bedroom chalets set amongst the beautiful rolling hills of Bridgetown
Bridgetown Caravan Park  caravan park is the ideal base to stay while exploring the near by forests and National Parks, wineries, heritage walks and trails, and some of the state’s most stunning heritage buildings.
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