Greenbushes has everything you could want in one simple, easy-going town. The historic mining/timber town sits of the threshold of a great number of diverse experiences. The mine lookout gives you a great view of the operations that take place, not to mention it’s a stunning view. Walking trails, BBQ areas and the serene Greenbushes Pool offer you a haven to escape into.

With two connection points to the Bibbulmun Track, your hike can be as long or as short as you would like. There are many hiking options, take a relaxed stroll at the Greenbushes Pool picnic area or around Schwenke’s Dam, to a 15km trail – choose your own adventure here in Greenbushes.

A quiet, unrushed 9-hole course set in amongst native shrubs and vegetation is golden in Greenbushes. An afternoon spent on green grass will impress upon you the reason behind the name of this luscious town.

Explore the Art Trail, or spend some time at the Heritage Park in Greenbushes to really get a sense of the culture that feeds this town. Historical elements can be found throughout the Heritage Park, including steam boilers and a mock mine shaft. Take a stroll along Blackwood Road on the Heritage Amble and visit the Greenbushes Discovery Centre, Old Gail, Courthouse, War Memorial for a real trip back in time.

You won’t get a more authentic country town experience anywhere else. Staying in Greenbushes puts you directly into the heart of a small community of proud locals, which you can see at the thriving Community Garden in the centre of town. Camp under the stars in Greenbushes for the best views our region has to offer.

It’s not hard to imagine why this green town was given the name “Greenbushes”. Founded as a mining town in 1888, after tin was discovered in 1886, Greenbushes was a popular spot of surveyors who also appreciated the colours of the native vegetation. There are two townsites to celebrate this place, one in Greenbushes and one 3km north, called North Greenbushes. Today Talison Lithium Limited operates the Greenbushes mine, which is a great spot for visitors wanting to see an active mine.

Greenbushes is located roughly 242km south east from Perth City

Margaret River Busselton Airport to Greenbushes: 1hr 25min (car) / 2hr 45min (bus)
Bunbury to Greenbushes: 1hr (car) / 1 hr (bus)
Perth to Greenbushes: 2hr 36min (car) / 4hr 20min (bus)
Albany to Greenbushes: 2hr 50min (car) / 5hr (bus)