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Things to do in and around Balingup

Local Attractions - Balingup

star Golden Valley Tree Park Old Padbury Road, Balingup (2kms South of the town)

A unique collection of beautiful and interesting trees from all over the world, grown in a landscaped setting. Fine views of Balingup from the hilltop in the Australian section.
Picnic area and toilets.  Free entry

star The Village Green South Western Highway, Balingup
A great spot to relax in the centre of Balingup.
Toilets, playground, seating, BBQ's and shade. 

star If you are looking for lavender, herbal products, art galleries, craft, giftware and collectibles or local wine. Try our 'places to go' listing.

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Local Attractions - Greenbushes

star Greenbushes is an historic town located 10 minutes to the south of Balingup with a strong mining and timber milling history.

star Mine Lookout Telluride St, Greenbushes
Panoramic views over the Sons of Gwalia main mine pit.
See a working mine at a safe distance. Open daily 8am-5pm.
No entry fee.

star Eco-Cultural Discovery CentreBlackwood Road, Greenbushes

This is a 'Living Windows' exhibit, which focuses on the mining and milling history of the area. Open Saturday and Sunday 10am-2pm.
No entry fee but donations are much appreciated.

star The Old Gaol Blackwood Road, Greenbushes
(southern end)Built over 100 years ago. Open every day.
No entry fee....no exit fee!

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Walk Trails

star Golden Valley Walk Tracks: Download pdf files..
World Collection Walk Tracks
Australian Collection Walk Tracks

star Race Course Reserve Walk Tracks: Download pdf files Brochure (outside)
Brochure (inside)

star Jayes - Grimwade Road Walk
Download pdf file Track notes

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More things to do

star Balingup Bowling Club   Recreation Centre South Western Highway, Balingup
Visitors Welcome. Scroungers on a Friday evening starts at 5:30pm (indoors in winter).
For more information phone Terry Bailey on 9764 1090

star Balingup Golf Club  South Western Highway, Balingup
(2.5 km north of town)

Enjoy the quiet Balingup Golf Course - ideal for beginners.
Green fees $5 (honour box).  No booking required.

 

 

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