The granite quarry was a centre of industrial activity during construction of Wellington Dam in the 1930s. It now provides a spectacular backdrop to the popular picnic area.
- Attraction Fee:No fees apply
- Sites:Picnic Areas,Rock Formations
- Feature:Barbecue,Dogs Allowed - No,2WD Access - Yes
- Activity:Rock Climbing,Abseiling
The Quarry is located below the Wellington Dam Café. It was formed when they needed materials for the construction of the dam wall. Nowadays the rock face is used for abseiling and rock climbing (by booking only). It is a wonderful spot for a picnic with impressive views.
This information was provided by the Department of Biodiversity, Conservation and Attractions: dpaw.wa.gov.au