The Greenbushes Discovery Centre provides a fascinating insight into the natural and cultural environment of the south west.
The Centre was initiated by the local Ratepayers and Residents Association and has been conceived as a multi-media experience representing the town, its history, its people and places of natural beauty. The Centre serves as a gateway to the natural wonders and rich heritage of Greenbushes, with its wealth of information, interactive exhibits, and engaging displays, the centre offers visitors an immersive and educational experience.
The Greenbushes Discovery Centre tells the story of human involvement with the environment. It houses interactive displays and unique games set in various themes namely Mining, Timber Milling, Community and Agriculture, all under the umbrella of ‘The Land’. As you step inside the Greenbushes Discovery Centre, you’ll be greeted by friendly staff and volunteers who are passionate about sharing their knowledge of the towns heritage.
One of the highlights of the centre is its interactive exhibits, which showcase the unique flora, fauna, and geological features of the area. Through hands-on displays and multimedia presentations, visitors can learn about the natural environment and the ecological significance of Greenbushes and its surroundings.
The Centre is open for tours by prior arrangement, and provides a comfortable and relaxing venue for tour groups to stop and allow travellers to stretch their legs. The Discovery Centre is located at 38 Blackwood Road in Greenbushes, opposite the Heritage Park and is open Wednesday, Friday and Saturday, 10am to 2pm or by prior arangement. Phone (08) 9764 3883. Volunteers from the local community, who have an enormous amount of history to share, operate the Centre.
Greenbushes Discovery Centre – Touch the past, live the present, imagine the future.