Each charming town in the Southern Forests and Valleys region has its own unique character and allure, offering a delightful mix of history, culture, and local charm. 

Step into the heart of our communities and discover vibrant town precincts that beckon with their distinctive atmospheres, awaiting your exploration. From quaint streets lined with boutique shops to cosy cafes and art galleries, there is something to captivate you. 

Discover unique destinations: 

  • Bridgetown, with its historic buildings and tree-lined streets, exudes a timeless charm. Explore the town’s precincts and immerse yourself in its arts and crafts scene, where you can peruse local galleries showcasing the work of talented artists. 
  • Manjimup offers a fusion of heritage and modernity, with its bustling town centre and agricultural heritage. Discover the local produce markets, sample the delectable food offerings, and immerse yourself in the town’s vibrant atmosphere. 
  • Nannup, surrounded by stunning natural beauty, offers a peaceful retreat. Stroll through the town’s precincts and enjoy the tranquility, explore the art studios and antique shops, and indulge in a cup of coffee at a charming café. 
  • Boyup Brook invites you to explore its natural wonders. Wander through the town’s precincts and experience the serenity of its surroundings. Discover local artisans, taste delicious local produce, and immerse yourself in the beauty of the region’s flora and fauna. 
  • Northcliffe, nestled amidst ancient karri forests, is a haven for nature enthusiasts. Walk through the town’s precincts and enjoy the serenity of the towering trees. Visit local galleries and discover artworks inspired by the surrounding landscapes, and savour the flavours at a quaint local eatery. 
  • Greenbushes is rich in mining history and natural beauty. Explore the town’s precincts to find historical sites and information about its tin mining past. Enjoy the scenic trails that wind through lush forests and visit the local museum to delve into the town’s heritage. 
  • Balingup captivates with its rolling hills and vibrant arts community. Stroll through the town’s precincts to discover charming shops, unique galleries, and delightful cafes. Experience the warmth of community events and seasonal festivals that highlight the town’s creative spirit. 
  • Walpole is a gateway to the Walpole-Nornalup National Park and its stunning landscapes. Wander through the town’s precincts to find cozy cafes and artisanal shops. Embark on outdoor adventures, from treetop walks to exploring the tranquil inlets and ancient forests that surround the town. 
  • Pemberton is renowned for its towering karri forests and pristine lakes. Explore the town’s precincts to discover local art galleries and gourmet food stores. Enjoy outdoor activities such as hiking, canoeing, and visiting nearby wineries that produce exceptional local wines. 

 Engage with friendly locals who take pride in their communities and are eager to share their stories and recommendations. Whether you’re seeking arts and culture, outdoor adventures, or a laid-back atmosphere, our towns promise to delight and inspire. 


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