Escape to the natural beauty of Barrabup Pool near Nannup. A serene and picturesque pool surrounded by lush vegetation, making it a peaceful and relaxing destination for visitors.

Barrabup Pool is a popular natural attraction situated within the St John Brook Conservation Park, and approximately 10 kilometers east of Nannup, making it easily accessible for both locals and tourists.

The pool itself is a tranquil waterhole nestled within the Barrabup Forest. The area is characterised by towering karri trees, which create a stunning backdrop for the pool. The calm, clear waters of Barrabup Pool reflect the surrounding greenery, providing a beautiful and refreshing sight.

Barrabup Pool is a popular spot for recreational activities such as swimming, kayaking, and canoeing. The serene atmosphere and clean waters make it an ideal place for a refreshing dip on a hot day. You can also fish in the pool and go marroning during the season.

The area around Barrabup Pool offers picnic facilities, including shaded tables and barbecue spots. It’s a fantastic place to enjoy a picnic amidst nature with family and friends. Additionally, Barrabup Campground, located nearby, provides camping facilities for those who wish to stay overnight and immerse themselves in the natural surroundings. Bring your own wood and drinking water.

There are walking trails that meander through the forest around Barrabup Pool, allowing visitors to explore the area’s natural beauty. These trails provide opportunities for nature enthusiasts to observe local flora and fauna while enjoying a leisurely walk in a peaceful environment.

Barrabup Pool and its surrounding forest are home to various wildlife species. Keep an eye out for native birds, including colorful parrots and honeyeaters, as well as other creatures such as kangaroos, possums, and bandicoots. Wildlife spotting can be a rewarding experience for nature lovers.

Need to know

Dog Friendly

No pets allowed

Park Entry Fee

Entry to St John Brook Conservation Park is free.


Toilets are available


There is a large gravel carpark with no marked bays apart from one concrete wheelchair accessible parking bay adjoining the pathway.


Picnic Table



A small campground hidden in the forest up the hill behind Barrabup Pool.

Barrabup Campground

Barrabup pool, Barrabup WA
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