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Country Gardens

Country Gardens

Significant winter rainfall and distinct seasons allows flowers to flourish in Australia’s South West. Pretty, inland towns are at their best in winter and spring, when rolling hills are green, and ornamental gardens are full of floral fanfare.

Take a stroll along the streets of Nannup, Bridgetown and Balingup for pretty floral displays, or visit during the Festival of Country Gardens in autumn or spring, when the region opens grand estates, parks and quaint cottage gardens to visitors seasonally.

The local visitor centres will direct you to great gardens or parks open during your visit.

Garden spectacles

Immerse yourself in the floral fanfare, landscaped beauty and changing seasons of these gardens and grounds.
Visit this self-serve wine tasting venue and art gallery.
Browse this gourmet store with premium wines in Denmark.
Connect with the Great Southern land at The Kodja Place interpretive centre in Kojonup

Winter Special | 10% off Adult or Family entry ticket from 1 May to 31 August 2024. Use code WINTER2024

Visit the only complete whaling station tourism attraction in the world.
A heritage listed on a sixty hectare landscaped park set in the picturesque hills of Balingup.
Amaze’n Margaret River has a giant hedge maze, 18 hole mini gold and 5 hectares of stunning gardens.

Where to stay

Wander through the beautifully landscaped grounds of our top picks for places to stay for garden lovers.
Wander through the gardens of this unique guesthouse in Nannup.
A luxury country estate, in the heart of the Margaret River Region.
Unique accommodation next to an authentic five story 16th Century replica Dutch Windmill.

Not to be missed

Don’t miss out on these floral festivities and other great events happening in the region.

Nannup Flower & Garden Festival

09 - 18 August 2024
Nannup
Nannup is bursting with colour during this winter floral festival.

Bloom Festival | Great Southern Treasures

21 September 2024 - 20 October 2024
Broomehill Village - Tambellup
The Great Southern Treasures springs to life showcasing the region's rare blooms.

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Welcome to Australia’s South West!

Here you can easily enjoy natural beaches beautiful vineyards, forests, caves and more, all in a single day. More than 23,000km make up the south west corner of Western Australia, with 1000 of those kilometres consisting of awe-inspiring coastline just waiting to be explored.