|Just an hour’s drive from Perth you’ll find yourself in the Chittering
Valley. Chittering’s undulating hills create sensational views
over beautiful valleys filled with vineyards and orchards, paddocks and
pastures, rocky outcrops and lakes, forest and bush land. Throughout
spring, walk trails and roadsides abound with an amazing array of
wildflowers with orchard fresh fruit available from quaint roadside
The Shire’s most southern locality, Muchea features tree lined open
streets and parks, including Sandown Park and the John Glenn Park.
Muchea Reserve is renowned for rare and beautiful native flora.
The Chittering Valley Wine Trail features 7 wineries and an expanding
community ‘Sculpture Trail’. Community Markets and
other events are
Chittering Road, part of the Chittering Valley Tourist Way, is home to
Blackboy Ridge Reserve - the lookout’s spectacular view and enchanting
wildflower lined trail make the 45-minute return walk well worth the
The Brockman Centre is a community hub focused around the Old Roads
Board Building where enthusiastic volunteers lend their time to both the
Heritage Museum and Arts & Crafts Centre.
The Information Centre in the Bindoon town site has all the maps and
brochures visitors need, while for picnicking, play or a casual lakeside
stroll, Clune Park is perfect.
Whilst in Bindoon there are several accommodation and eatery options and
a little further north along the highway you’ll find the local watering
The magnificent heritage buildings of the
Bindoon Catholic Agricultural
College are located to the west, alongside the impressive Julimar State
The most northwestern locality within the Shire, offers a self-guided
Heritage Walk, providing visitors with an explanation as to “why
Chittering; come for the day and you may want to stay, for more
information visit the
Chittering Tourist Association