The Southern Forests & Valleys is a region located in the beautiful South West corner of Western Australia and stretches from Balingup to Walpole, Nannup to Boyup Brook, and encompasses Bridgetown, Pemberton, Greenbushes, Manjimup & Northcliffe.

The region is approximately 250 kilometres south of Perth with several easy travel options to get you to your destination. The area is also easily reached from Albany, Margaret River and Busselton.

 

Car
Our region is an easy 2.5 hour drive from Perth via the Forrest Highway to Bunbury and then following the South West Highway to Balingup.
From Busselton and Margaret River, the region is easily accessible, being only a half an hour drive to Nannup.
From the South, the drive from Albany to Walpole is just one and a half hours by car.
From the east, Boyup Brook is only 90 minutes from Katanning or 45 minutes from Collie.

 

Coach
The region is serviced daily by coach from the Perth bus terminal direct from the Perth Domestic airport, Bunbury Rail Terminal or from Albany, with varying services throughout.

 

Caravans
Traveling with a caravan or recreational vehicle (RV) can be one of the most exciting ways to experience our region.

 

 

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    WHAT TO EXPECTLet Balingup awaken your senses with the changing seasons; smell the clean air, the fresh cut hay and …

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    WHAT TO EXPECT Boyup Brook is affectionately known as the heart of country music in WA. The town has been …

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    WHAT TO EXPECTBridgetown is a hotspot for music, food and wine, shopping, history and natural attractions. As one of the …

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    WHAT TO EXPECTGreenbushes has everything you could want in one simple, easy-going town. The historic mining/timber town sits of the …

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    WHAT TO EXPECTNo matter what time of year, Manjimup has the food to feed your soul. With an abundance of …

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    WHAT TO EXPECTNannup isn’t all it seems on the surface. This tiny town is eccentric and tough with plenty of …

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    WHAT TO EXPECTNorthcliffe is flooded with amazing experiences. This quiet town is surrounded by State Forests, National Parks and agricultural …

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    WHAT TO EXPECT Welcome to Pemberton! This idyllic town has everything you could want; wine, mountain biking, hiking spots, fishing …

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    WHAT TO EXPECTWalpole is a great mix of the amazing experiences and offerings the region has to offer. The Walpole-Nornalup …

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    Park e-Passes – Your ticket to nature! Exploring Western Australia’s stunning parks and reserves? Park Passes offer both value for …

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