Nannup Heritage Trail is a self-guided walk through the streets of Nannup, past significant cultural sites and heritage buildings. Take time to wander the streets, learn about the history and reflect on early settlement of the area.
The Nannup Heritage Trail weaves its way through the heart of the town, leading visitors on a delightful stroll through yesteryears. Each step immerses you in the history of this charming community, showcasing its pioneering spirit, architectural treasures, and the enduring traditions that have been passed down through generations. In total, 51 sites have been interpreted, detailing the stories of their establishment, previous use of the buildings, and the individuals who have helped to shape the town of Nannup.
Historical Buildings and Landmarks: Along the trail, you’ll encounter beautifully preserved historical buildings that reflect the architectural styles of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Admire the intricate details and craftsmanship of structures such as the Old Police Station, the Town Hall, and Church, each offering a glimpse into the town’s architectural heritage.
Local Art and Craft: The trail also features charming art and craft galleries that showcase the creativity of local artisans. Explore unique artworks, pottery, and handmade crafts that add to the cultural tapestry of Nannup.
Historic Sites and Markers: Keep an eye out for historical markers and plaques placed strategically along the trail. These markers provide fascinating insights into significant events and personalities that have shaped the town’s history.
Scenic Riverside Walk: The trail takes you on a serene walk along the beautiful Blackwood River. Admire the tranquil waters and lush surroundings as you stroll by the riverbanks, offering a peaceful escape from the hustle and bustle of modern life.
A companion booklet has been created, providing a self-guided tour of the sites, with some additional information. This Heritage Trail Guide can be purchased from the Nannup Caravan Park, the Community Resource Centre, the Shire offices and A Taste of Nannup.
The Nannup Heritage Trail is a partnership project of the Nannup Shire and the Nannup Historical Society to document and acknowledge the significant cultural sites and heritage buildings in the townsite.